Johnston (Ebright) Melissa M. (Ebright) Johnston, age 37, of Utica, died Monday, February 10, 2014, at Grant Hospital, as a result of a car accident. She was a 1994 graduate of Pickerington High School and a member of Epiphany Lutheran Church in Pickerington. Melissa is survived by her husband, Derrick Johnston; children, Cassi Ebright, Samuel, Benjamin, Ruby and Jacob Johnston; parents, Keith and Dorothy Ebright and Jackie Whitt; brother, Matthew Ebright. Also surviving are her in-laws, sisters, Regina Erwin and Jayne (Kim Cowgur) Erwin; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Melissa gave the gift of life to others as an organ donor. Friends may visit Friday, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Epiphany Lutheran Church, 268 Hill Rd. North (St. Rt. 256), Pickerington, OH 43147, where the funeral will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday. The family requests, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Melissa Johnston Memorial Fund, at any Fifth Third Bank, for the care and education of Melissa's children. Arrangements by the DWAYNE R. SPENCE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, Pickerington, OH. Online condolences at www.SpenceFuneralHome.com.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Feb. 12, 2014
Dwayne R. Spence Funeral Home
550 Hill Rd. N. Pickerington, OH 43147