KNOX CITY, Mo. -- Doris Irene Boltz, 83, of Knox City, passed away Wednesday (Jan. 8, 2014) in Northeast Regional Medical Center, Kirksville. She was born Aug. 15, 1930, in Knox County, a daughter of Brady Lee and Hazel McKenzie Lindsey. She was united in marriage to Marshall Bud Boltz on July 8, 1950. He died Nov. 17, 2001. Doris lived all her married life in the Colony and Knox City communities. She was employed with Edina Glove Factory for 18 years and baby-sat for many. She enjoyed quilting, embroidering, fishing, gardening, country drives and spending time with her family. Doris was a member of Knox City Baptist Church. Survivors include five children, Linda (Ronnie) House of LaBelle, Betty (Steve) Whiteaker of LaBelle, Judy (Bill) Fountain of Knox City, Dennis Boltz of Knox City and Alma (Doug) Wilson of Knox City; three sisters, Thelma Garwood of Wyoming, Gloria Mae Sauerbier of Montana and Jenny (Dean) Cundall of Wyoming; three half brothers; two half sisters; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. In addition to her husband, Doris was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Velma Wilson; a son, Donald Lynn Boltz; a granddaughter, Julie Anna Fountain; and a sister, Maxie Lindsey. SERVICES: 2 p.m. Saturday in the Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home, Edina, with the Rev. Sandy Browning conducting. Burial will be in Colony Cemetery. Musical selections will be "Waltz Across Texas" and "Amazing Grace." Casket bearers will be Mike Whiteaker, William Fountain, James Wilson, Shawn Wilson, Tyler Adams and Christopher Edwards. Honorary bearers will be Bill Hayes, Mike Wilson, Charles Baker, Kenny Baker, Bobby Edwards and Darrell Parton. VISITATION: After 4 p.m. Friday in the funeral home, with family present from 6 to 8 p.m. MEMORIALS: Knox City Baptist Church and may be left at or mailed to Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1, Edina, MO 63537. ARRANGEMENTS: Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home. WEBSITE: www.hudsonrimerfh.com.
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Published in Quincy Herald-Whig from Jan. 9 to Jan. 11, 2014