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Pearl Theadora Boles

Thursday, June 24, 2004

Born 11-22-1904 -- Died 6-16-2004

Pearl Theadora Boles, was born Nov. 22, 1904, in Pueblo, Colo., and died June 16, 2004, in West Plains, Mo at the age of 99 years.

She married Malvern Earl Boles on Dec. 22, 1926, in Salem, Ark.

She was a homemaker, a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother.

She was a very devout Christian.

Survivors include three children -- Ruby Holesapple of Brandsville, Mo.; Frank Boles of Fort Rucker, Ala., and Evelyn Hackworth of Arlington, Texas; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and many great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; three brothers; three sisters; one daughter; four sons and six grandchildren.

A graveside funeral and burial service was held June 18 at 10 a.m. at the Koshkonong Cemetery with the Rev. Gene Bench officiating.

Arrangements were under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer, Mo.

Pallbearers included David Walters, Woodrow Holesapple and Timothy Gatewood.