|Birth: ||Jan. 27, 1912|
|Death: ||Jun. 23, 2005|
Velma Boggs was born January 27, 1912 in Texas, daughter of Charles Boggs and Lena Pearl Wilder. The 1920 Federal Census for Colbert, Oklahoma (Bryan County) shows Velma Boggs, age 8, born in Texas; living with her father, Charles, a farmer, age 48, born in Alabama; and her mother, Lena, age 41, born in Alabama. Also living in the household were Velma's siblings: Dennis, age 16; Lesley, age 14; and Alva, age 8; all born in Texas.
Velma married Joe O. Boggs, who was born December 9, 1906 in Texas. The 1940 Federal Census for Caddo, Oklahoma (Bryan County) shows Joe Perkins, a farmer, age 34, born in Texas; and his wife, Velma, age 28, born in Texas. Also living in the household was their son, Joe Edgel Purkins, age 2, born in Oklahoma; and Velma's mother, Lena Boggs, a widow, age 63, born in Alabama.
Charles D. Boggs (1874 - 1928)
Lena Pearl Wilder Boggs (1877 - 1945)
Joe O. Purkins (1906 - 1984)*
Joe Edgel Purkins (1937 - 1963)*
Curtis Alva Boggs (1907 - 1968)*
Velma Q. Boggs Purkins (1912 - 2005)
Plot: Drive 7, Section 3, Lot 2197
Created by: TimelessSpirits
Record added: Nov 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100714975