- 87 years old
- Date of birth: Dec 22, 1926
- Date of passing: Apr 29, 2014
|Let the memory of Furney be with us forever|
Furney Green Boone, Jr, 87, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Monday, April 29, 2014 at his home.
A native of Franklin County, the son of the late Furney Green and Florine Holmes Boone. He was a member of Talley Ho First Baptist Church in Stem and worked at Murdoch but retired from ARC.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, May 1st, 2014 in the Eakes Funeral Home Chapel in Oxford, 106 Clement Ave. Oxford, N.C. 27565 by the Rev. Eddie Nutt. Burial will be in Carolina Memorial Gardens in Creedmoor.
Surviving are his wife of thirty-one years, Patsy Wilkins Spurling Boone of the home, a daughter, Vickie Boone Lunsford (William) of Stem, two sons; Jimmy Green Boone (Connie), Bobby Rick Boone (Sally), three step-daughters; Martha Reaves (Roy), Phyllis Mangum (Mike), Dorothy Spurling (Dillard Martin) all of Creedmoor, a step-son, James Spurling of Chapel Hill and twenty-eight grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Emmett Boone, a step-daughter, Donna Spurling and five sisters and nine brothers.
Flowers are accepted or contributions may be made to the Tally Ho First Baptist Church Land Fund – In memory of Furney G. Boone: Attention Becky Boyd, 1692 Saunders Rd. Stem, N.C. 27581.
Visitation will be held from 12:30 – 2:00 P.M. Thursday, May 1st, 2014 prior to the Funeral Service at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford.
"Just want to wish Furney a very "Happy Birthday" in Heaven!! We miss you and will always love you and will see you again 1 day in Heaven!!"
"Jimmy, Connie and the entire family: We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your dad. Our thoughts and prayers are with you."
"My prayers are with the family and friends. I'm so sorry for not being there with the family. I didn't know until 5/3/14. When I was younger I would call him Uncle FG. He was a wonderful person. He will be missed by many.
Sincerely with Love, Glenda Smith Stephenson"
"My deepest sympathy, to you and your families, for your loss."
"To All The Family, we are so sorry to hear of your loss. We know your Hearts are heavy at this time, but no more suffering for him. He is in a much better place than we are. God Bless each and everyone of you. Mrs. Boone you have been such a blessing for Mr. Boone, God Bless You."
"Thinking of you in sympathy at this time of your loss"
"So sorry F,g will be missed our thoughts are with you all,...bothers together again,..thinking of you ,.Billie Ann & Carol Ann"
"Please know that the family is in our thoughts and prayers. May God give you each peace and assurance at this difficult time. Love to you all.
The Lester Stephens Family"
"My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time of great loss. He will be missed by all, but, the memories will last a lifetime."
"Pasty and family,
Mama and I want you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Psalm 116:15 says "Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His Saints." For us death is the enemy, for God is is a reunion with someone He created for His glory.
Pat Wilkins and Donna Wilkins Snipes"
"Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the family during this difficult time may you'll live in peace with all the years and memories you have of Mr. Boone. and knowing that he is no longer sick or in pain. God Bless each of you.
Deborah K. Keith & Family"
"I want to give my condolences for the loss of your loved one, Furney Green Boone, Jr. The Bible gives us comfort during this time and a hope of seeing our loved ones again. Attached is a link for comforting Bible-based tract entitled "Can the Dead Really Live Again?" It is found on the jw.org website. I hope you will read it along with your personal copy of the Bible. Again, I want to extend my deepest sympathy for your loss.
"We are so sad tonight that Furney has passed away but rejoicing in the fact that he is in Heaven with no aches, no pain and no more suffering! He is having a good time seeing all his family and friends that have gone on before him!! He is walking those streets of gold and talking with Jesus and rejoicing at the beauty in Heaven!!! He was a wonderful Christian man, husband, father, grand-father and uncle to many!! He loved everyone and will be greatly missed by all!! We love you Furney~~~R.I.P.!!"
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