Obituary for John R Boon
John R Boon of Richmond, VA went to be with the Lord, May 24, 2013. He was born in Halls, TN. He was preceded in death by his parents Lonnie and Virgie Boon and brothers- JD & James Boon & sisters Gladys Stuart & Peggy Seratt. He is survived by his loving wife, Pearl R Boon, Son- John T Boon, daughters- Carolyn Stowers and Elizabeth Hadley. Son-in laws, Steven Stowers & Bill Hadley. Grandchildren: Kellie Mayberry, John A Boon, Melissa Chaplin, Van Stowers, and Joshua Stowers and 15 great-children. He was a retired ministered from Oak Hall Baptist Church and a present member of the Kingsland Baptist Church. He was also a Disabled American WWll Veteran and served as a member of the DVA and VFW. He earned his Doctorate of Divinity degree from Luther Rice Seminary in 1977. He has served in many churches around the state of VA and Tennessee. A memorial service will be held at the New Bethesda Baptist Church on Tuesday May 28, 2013 at 11:00 AM. The family will receive friends at the Woodys Funeral Home-Atlee Chapel on Monday May 27, 2013 from 6:00-8:00 PM. In lue of flowers, contributions be made the Kingsland Baptist Church, the Purple
, or the DAV.