Longtime Sarnia journalist dies

J.D. Booth (Photo via Smith Funeral Home)

A longtime Sarnia journalist has died.

John David “J.D.” Booth passed away suddenly on Thursday, June 25 at the age of 67.

J.D. graduated from Eastern Michigan University majoring in political science and journalism, where he became an exceptionally talented writer and communication professional.

He was well known in Sarnia-Lambton, founding the local news site and magazine ‘Lambton Shield’.

A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Donations may be made to Prostate Cancer Canada and Lighthouse Community Church.

Arrangements entrusted to Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia.