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Edna Boone

Tuesday, September 17, 2002

Edna Boone, the daughter of the late Norman R. and Para Lee Anderson Garland, was born at Blue Ridge, Ga., on Aug. 25, 1918, and died at the Beverly Healthcare Center in New Madrid on Sept. 16, 2002, at the age of 84. Mrs. Boone had lived in Parma for fifty-two years and had been a resident in New Madrid for the past four years. On Sept. 28, 1944, she was married to Samuel Lewis Boone in Piggott, Ark. He preceded her in death on July 31, 1966. Surviving are one son, Harold L. Boone of Oakwood Village, Ohio; one daughter, Bertha Truett of St. Louis; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held after 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2002, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. Graveside funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2002, at the Parma Cemetery in Parma with Rev. Kenneth Biggs of Dexter officiating. Interment will follow in the Parma Cemetery with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service in charge of arrangements.

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