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Jack Boddie

January 19, 1922 - September 7, 2013
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George Baker "Jack" Boddie died peacefully on September 7, 2013, at the Springmoor Life Care Retirement Community in Raleigh, where he had lived since 1998. He was preceded in death by his wife, Agnes Rudisill "Sing" Boddie in 2008. Jack was born in Glenmora, Louisiana, the son of David Baker Boddie and Ella Mae Kegler Boddie. After service in the U.S. Army Air Corps (1942-46) and graduation from Louisiana State University in 1947, he moved to Goldsboro, North Carolina, where he met Sing. They married in 1950 and moved to Raleigh in 1962. He was in the plumbing supply business for more than 40 years, operating...
George Baker "Jack" Boddie died peacefully on September 7, 2013, at the Springmoor Life Care Retirement Community in Raleigh, where he had lived since 1998.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Agnes Rudisill "Sing" Boddie in 2008. Jack was born in Glenmora, Louisiana, the son of David Baker Boddie and Ella Mae Kegler Boddie. After service in the U.S. Army Air Corps (1942-46) and graduation from Louisiana State University in 1947, he moved to Goldsboro, North Carolina, where he met Sing. They married in 1950 and moved to Raleigh in 1962. He was in the plumbing supply business for more than 40 years, operating Jack Boddie & Associates with Andy Helms and Louis Lambe beginning in 1974.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, September 12 at the Oakwood Cemetery mausoleum in Raleigh, with his niece, the Rev. Linda Boddie Clark officiating. Following the service, the family will receive friends at 1:30 p.m. at Springmoor Auditorium.

Jack is survived by his son, John Boddie; his nieces, Linda Clark, Susan Davis and Harriett Boddie; and his nephews, David Boddie and Thomas Boddie.

Please make donations to the Springmoor Endowment Fund, 1500 Sawmill Rd. Raleigh, NC 27615, or to the North Carolina Symphony, 3700 Glenwood Avenue, Suite 130, Raleigh, NC 27612 or to Highland United Methodist Church, 1901 Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607.

Arrangements by Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, 300 Saint Mary's St. Condolences may be made at www.brownwynne.com.

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