Funeral services for Mr. Charlie Boles, 99, of Gainesboro,
Tennessee, will be held at 1 P.M. on Wednesday, May 11, at
Upper Cumberland Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Old
Antioch Cemetery in the Old Antioch community of Jackson
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 – 10 P.M., and
Wednesday from 10 A.M. until time of services at Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home.
Mr. Boles passed away on Monday, May 9, 2005, at the
Cumberland River Hospital in Celina, Tennessee.
He was born January 1, 1906, in Clay County to the late
Haywood Boles & Leah Reels Boles. He was married to the
late Majorie Stacey Boles, who passed away in January,
Mr. Boles was a logger and farmer. He was affiliated with the
Church of Christ. In addition to his parents and wife, he was
preceded in death by 1 Son: R.C. Boles; 1 Daughter: Mary
Frances Boles; 9 Brothers: Thomas, Rufus, Larmie, Jack,
Howard, Willie, Doomer, Ronald, and Arnold Boles; 1
Sister: Martha Emerton; and his step-mother: Ruby York
Survivors include 2 Sons: Lonnie and Donnie Boles both of
Gainesboro, TN; 5 Daughters: Ona Goolsby and Darlene
Pennington, both of Gainesboro, TN; Mary Lee Boles of
Celina, TN; Ruby Phillips of Livingston, TN; and Lucy Pyles of
Monticello, KY; 2 Brothers: Eugene (Abner) Boles and
William (Tom) Boles, both of Celina, TN; and 2 Sisters: Wilma
Boles of Celina, TN, and Dora May Parks of Sparta, TN. 22
Grandchildren and 32 Great-Grandchildren also survive.
Bro. Don Bryant will officiate at the services.
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