Milton Dale Elton Johnston, 75, of Orange, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 13, at Golden Years Assisted Living.

A visitation will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Dorman Funeral Home. A Graveside Service will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 14, at 2 p.m. at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park in Orange.

He was a native of Crossett, Ark. and had lived in the Orange area since 1967. He served his country in the Army over in Germany. His was retired from Temple-Inland Mill as a supervisor and he also enjoyed calling basketball and playing golf. He was of the Baptist faith and was 32nd degree Mason. Mr. Johnston was a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend who will be dearly missed.

He was preceded in death by his parents Mr. Mrs. Edwin D. Johnston.

He is survived by his wife Wanda Faye Johnston of Orange; sons, Dale Michael Johnston and his wife, Kandi of Orange, Gary Don Johnston and his wife, Deborah of Devil’s Pocket; brother, John Frank Johnston and his wife, Margaret of Crossett, Ark.

Also those left to cherish his memory are his grandchildren Kris Johnston of Beaumont, April Johnston of Nederland , Angela Johnston of Buna and a great granddaughter Reagan Johnston.