Jonathan enjoyed many sports, including track, basketball, baseball and his favorite – Football. The two years he played for the Tigers, he helped the team go deep into the playoffs. Jonathan participated in Show Choir and One Act Play.
After graduation, he went to Houston and attended UTI and then returned to Laverne and worked in the oilfield for Impact Casing Services.
If there is one word to describe Jonathan, it is CHARISMA. He had an infectious smile, a quick wit and absolutely overflowing with personality. He made friends very easily and held each friend in high value.
He gave his life to Christ in the spring of 2008 at Victory Church in Amarillo, Texas and enjoyed four summers at Midwest Youth Camp.
Jonathan is survived by his Pops, Colin Kelln and Mom, Linda; two sisters, Heather Longhofer and Ashley Drew and her husband Casey; one brother, Shane McCartney and his wife Becca. He was adored by his nieces, Jacylin, Shaelynn and Madison Longhofer, Cadence Drew and Michele McCartney; his nephews, Aydon Drew and Colton McCartney; and his grandmother, Kathleen Hussman.
He is also survived by his mother, Tammy Shaver; dad, Brad; sisters, Trisha and Jade Shaver; brothers, Bradin Spady and David and Bradly Shaver. He had three amazing nephews and a beautiful niece, Jayden, Easton, Peirce and Paisley.
Services are scheduled for today, Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Shackleford Hall in Laverne. Interment will be at the Laverne Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to the Myatt-Laverne Funeral Home. Online condolences may be offered at www.schillingfhg.com.
Memorials made in Jonathan’s name may be made to the Midwest Youth Camp, RR 2 Box 401, Laverne, OK 73848.