Obituaries

Elijah Jay Johnson

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Elijah Jay "EJ" Johnson, 15, of Rogers, Ark., passed away at his home Monday, Jan. 27, 2014. He was born Dec. 6, 1998, in Rogers, Ark., to Jeffery David Johnson and Cynthia Rose Dosier Johnson. He was a freshman at Heritage High School and he attended the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He had many friends and teachers that cared and loved him. He will be dearly missed. He was an avid BMX rider, a talented artist and an accomplished songwriter. He is survived by his father, Jeff Johnson and wife, Nicole, of Rogers, Ark.; mother, Cynthia Johnson and Tami Cathers of Rogers, Ark.; two brothers, Skylar Johnson of Rogers, Ark., and Chad Oseguera and wife, Felicia, of Albuquerque, N.M.; maternal grandmother, Ann Dosier of Rogers, Ark.; uncle, Larry Dosier, and cousin, Zach Dosier, both of Lowell, Ark.; stepbrothers, Raygan and Branden Uhrig, and stepsister, Gabrielle Uhrig, all of Rogers, Ark.; and many, many friends. Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2805 N. Dixieland, Rogers, AR 72756, with Bishop Troy Steiner presiding. Burial will be at Rogers City Cemetery. Pallbearers are Jeff Johnson, Larry Dosier, Skylar Johnson, Chad Oseguera, Carl Finkbiner, Fernando Lopez, Robert Van Breeman and Robert Paul Van Breeman. A visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to service time at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Arrangements have been entrusted to Stockdale-Moody Funeral Services of Rogers. Words of comfort may be expressed at stockdalefuneral.com.

Published January 31, 2014