Genevieve E. Lenox

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Genevieve E. "Boots" Lenox 1931-2016
84, of Palm Harbor, Fla., passed away Jan. 7, 2016. Preceding her in death were her father, David J. Twigg, mother, Genevieve E. Twigg and brother, Clayton Twigg. Survived by her husband James, children Genevieve, James III and Tom, seven grandchildren and two great-grandsons.

Boots was born in Cleveland, Ohio July 9, 1931. Married on Sept. 29, 1950 and recently celebrated 65 years of love and devotion. Boots fulfilled a lifelong ambition in completing a degree in education from Kent State University on Dec. 16, 1972, and then proceeded to a teaching career in the public schools of Dover, Ohio. She was instrumental in developing the first curriculum for gifted children in the Dover Elementary Schools. Boots and her husband James retired to Palm Harbor, Fla. in July, 1988 and continued to enjoy life to the very end.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m, Jan. 23, 2016 at Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, 2360 Sunset Point Rd. Clearwater. The service will be officiated by her brother Rev. David Twigg of Waianae, Hawaii.
Sylvan Abbey, 727-796-1992

Published in The Times Reporter on Jan. 14, 2016
Arrangements under the direction of:
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2853 SUNSET POINT RD | Clearwater, FL 33759 | (727) 796-1992
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