WEST COLUMBIA%% Graveside services for Larry Coleman Boone, 56 of West Columbia, will be held at 4pm Sunday at Refuge Baptist Church Cemetery, Elgin, conducted by Rev Don Knight. The family will receive friends from 2-4pm Sunday at the church prior to service. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association. Thompson Funeral Home of Lexington is in charge.
Mr. Boone died Thursday, May 20, 2004. Born on November 3, 1947 to Colie and Maggie Gainey Boone, Larry was the youngest of seven children. On January 31, 1972 he married Barbara I’dell Hensley, and had two daughters. Mr. Boone was a lifetime resident here and attended Refuge Baptist Church in Elgin. A welder by trade Larry’s true love was the outdoors. He loved fishing, hunting, camping but mostly, his dogs and cats.
Surviving are his two daughters, Tonnya Renae Storey of Avery, Texas and Loretta Christine Ervin of Blossom, Texas; four grandchildren, Jennifer, Samantha, Laremie and Morgan; one brother, Jimmy Boone; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Mr. Boone was predeceased by his parents, three brothers, Jack, Bobby (James), and Jerry; two sisters, Earnestine Carter and Gale Smithart.
He was loved by all, but mostly his Father and Lord Jesus Christ. He will be truly missed.