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Pearl Theadora Boles

Thursday, July 8, 2004

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

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

She married Malvern Earl Boles 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, a daughter, four sons and six grandchildren.

A graveside service and burial was June 18 at Koshkonong Cemetery in Koshkonong, Mo., with the Rev. Gene Bench officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer.

Pallbearers were David Walters, Woodrow Holesapple and Timothy Gatewood.