Elmer John Boger
Funeral for Elmer John Boger, 89, will be Sunday, November 3, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Flint Church of Christ with Chris Pressnell and Nicky Pressnell officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing. Burial will be in Red Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the church.
Mr. Boger died Thursday, October 31, 2013, at his residence. He was born April 11, 1924, in Lawrence County to Julius Claudie Boger and Evie Elsie Callahan Boger. Mr. Boger attended Flint Church of Christ and Austinville Church of Christ. He loved and supported the Christian Camp for the deaf and was a member for 50- plus years. He was retired from Decatur Utilities after 38 years of service and was a member of the Decatur Utilities Retirement Club. The hobbies he loved were hunting, fishing and Alabama football. He was preceded in death by his wife, Loree Boger, and his parents.
Survivors include two sons, John Boger (Julie) of Hartselle and Don Boger (Lisa) of Athens; two brothers, Norman Boger and J.C. Boger (Helen), both of Hartselle; one sister, Foree McCaghren of Decatur; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Shane Boger, Logan Boger, Doug Andrews, Ronnie Lewis, Danny Turrentine and Shawn Jayne.
Peck Funeral Home
1600 Hwy 31 Sw Hartselle, AL 35640
Published in the Decatur Daily on Nov. 2, 2013