North Florida's Soundman will be missed – Donald Johns passes away at age 61

Donald Johns running sound last year at Suwannee River Catfish Festival in Branford. -Archived SVT Photo by Tami Stevenson

By Tami Stevenson

If you are a musician in the North Florida area, chances are, Donald Johns from Starlight Sound and Recording ran sound for you at event, at least once. If he did, you will not forget how smooth everything went and how great he made everything sound. He was gifted and will be sorely missed by everyone that knew him. If you attended an event in the North Florida area, chances are it was Donald Johns providing the sound you heard. He was the man behind the scenes that made it all come together at so many venues in the area.


Sadly, Donald passed away suddenly on June 9, 2020.

Read his obituary at http://www.parrishfamilyfuneralhome.com/obituary/donald-johns


Visitation for Mr. Johns will begin at 10:00 AM with his funeral service at 11:00 AM in the Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday, June 17, 2020.


Interment will follow afterward at Memorial Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of the DEES-PARRISH FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 458 S. Marion Ave., Lake City, FL 32025     386-752-1234.

Please leave messages of condolence and memories at Parrishfamilyfuneralhome.com