Johnny Melvin Curtis
Johnny Melvin Curtis, age 52, of Waynesville, Missouri, passed suddenly on May 4, 2021. He entered this life on July 15, 1968, in Ukiah, California, the son of Earl James Curtis II and Dianna (Hunt) Castellanos. He was joined in marriage on August 9, 1993, to Lynn Snow.
An auto mechanic for thirty-five years, Johnny loved working on cars with his children and grandchildren. Any chance he could, Johnny would create a good old-fashioned bonfire or go on an adventure to get his car muddy. His whole world was his children and grandchildren. Johnny was a loving father and grandfather who will be forever missed.
He is preceded in death by his father, Earl James Curtis II; sons: John Wegner and Jeremy Haire; daughter, Chelsea Curtis; and grandson, Jacey Lanier.
Johnny is survived by his wife, Lynn Curtis; seven daughters: Nikki, Casey, Cassie, Leilani, Dawn, Courtney and Savon; and four sons: Cody, James, Jacob, and Conner. He is also survived by his mother, Diana Castellanos; two brothers: Earl James Curtis III and Scott Curtis; three sisters: Sheila Phelps, Lisa Cook, and April Dowell; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A private gathering will be held. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.cremationsoftheozarks.com.