Born: May 29, 1867, Will­iams­port, Ohio.

Died: Ju­ly 20, 1934, Mi­a­mi, Flo­ri­da.

Buried: Wood­lawn Park North Ce­me­te­ry, Mi­a­mi, Flo­ri­da. On his tomb­stone are the words Song Lead­er.

John was the hus­band of Mar­ga­ret Har­ris.

His works in­clude:

  1. Child Was Born in Beth­le­hem, The
  2. Come, O Come, Ye Wea­ry
  3. Come, Poor Sin­ner, Though Halt and Blind
  4. Dare to Keep on Sing­ing
  5. Great Is the King
  6. I Am Glad I Have the Sav­ior
  7. I’ve a Mes­sage for You
  8. Jesus Is Call­ing
  9. Jesus Is Seek­ing for the Wea­ry Wan­der­ers
  10. Jesus Now Saves Me
  11. Jesus Will Save You To­day
  12. Mighty to Save
  13. More Ex­cel­lent Way, The
  14. My Sav­ior in Mer­cy Came Down from on High
  15. My Soul Is Filled with Glo­ry
  16. My Soul Is Hap­py To­day
  17. Savior, Lead Me
  18. Our Sav­ior Has Pur­chased Sal­va­tion
  19. Over on the Hills of Glo­ry
  20. Savior Now Is Stand­ing at the Door, The
  21. There’s a Road That Leads to Glo­ry
  22. There’s a Way for the Soul Hea­vy La­den
  23. Thou Art Com­ing
  24. Victory Side of Life, The
  25. We Shall See
  26. When My Sav­ior Called to Me
  27. When the Bride­groom Com­eth
  28. When the Judg­ment Morn Is Break­ing
  29. While in the Wil­der­ness
  30. Wonderful Name
  31. Wonderful Peace at My Sav­ior’s Right Hand
  32. Wonderful Sav­ior
  1. He That Win­neth Souls
  2. I Am Sa­tis­fied
  3. Los Fe­liz
  4. Praise His Name For­ev­er
  5. Shout the Vic­to­ry
  6. Thou Art Com­ing