Virginia Beach – Dr. Johnathan P. Luton, Jr., 79, went to be with the Lord, Wednesday, January 22, 2014. He was born in Nashville, TN and later moved to Union City, TN. He attended the University of Tennessee School of Health Science where he received a DDS in March 1959. In December, he married Alice Heloise Price. After graduation he had a 25 year career with the US Navy that took them to Virginia, Maryland, Florida, Japan, and Newfoundland. He retired in Virginia Beach in 1985 and was a member of Va. Beach United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Heloise Price Luton; sons, Paul Luton and his wife Mary of Richmond, and David S. Luton and his wife Nuria Gomar of Valencia, Spain, and daughter, Mary Katherine “Lisette” Luton and her husband John Travers of Charleston, SC; grandchildren, Michelle and Sara; and brother, Bob and his wife Lynn of Houston, TX.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, from 3-4 p.m. in Community United Methodist Church, 1072 Old Kempsville Rd., Va. Beach, 23464, where a funeral service will be held at 4:30 p.m. A reception will follow at 5204 Rolleston Dr., Va. Beach, 23464. Burial will be private. Memorial Donations may be made to Community United Methodist Church.
Condolences may be offered to the family at altmeyer.com