John Robert Marston, III, age 85, of McKenney, VA passed away June 8, 2019. He is the son of the late John and Irene Marston. He is preceded in death by his wife, Bernice M. Marston. He is survived by his daughters, Rita M. Townsend and husband Claude of McKenney, VA and Loretta M. Booth and husband Alvin of McKenney; his son, John R. Marston IV; his grandchildren, Lisa T. McCall of McKenney, Laura M. Walsh of Amelia, Jason and Joshua Booth of McKenney and Jeremy Townsend of McKenney; eight great grandchildren; his brother, Jerry Marston; his sisters, Sally Lewis, Patricia Lancaster, and Betty Lou Harmon; and numerous nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be conducted 7:00 p.m. Monday, June 17, 2019 at Williams Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, VA. The family will receive friends after the service. In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s at www.stjude.org.