Harry Vann Boone MONROE - Harry Vann Boone, 76, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. He was born in Mecklenburg County, on March 2, 1937, son of the late George and Esther Davis Boone. Harry was a US Army veteran, retired Army Reserve and retired mail carrier with the US Postal Service. He was a graduate of Benton Heights High School and a member of Benton Heights Presbyterian Church. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. in the Gordon Funeral Chapel. Burial with military honors will follow in Lakeland Memorial Park. Harry is survived by his wife, Carol P. Boone; daughter, Melissa Stroup and husband Paul of Indian Trail; grandsons, Harrison and Andrew Stroup; step-daughters, Rebecca Crisp of Pageland, S.C. and Melissa Thomas of Hartsville, S.C.; two step-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 5:30 until 7:30 at Gordon Funeral Service, 1904 Lancaster Ave., Monroe, NC 28112. Memorials may be made to the American Kidney Fund, 6110 Executive Blvd., Suite 1010, Rockville, MD 20852-9813 or Benton Heights Presbyterian Church, 2701 Concord Hwy., Monroe, NC 28110. Online condolences may be made at www.gordonfuneralservice.com.
Gordon Funeral Service, Inc.
1904 Lancaster Avenue Monroe, NC 28112
Published in Charlotte Observer on Feb. 20, 2014