|Birth: ||Aug. 12, 1918|
|Death: ||Jan. 26, 2008|
d/o Harmon Foster & Clio Edith (Edgar) Kinison
w/o Glenn E. Boner m: 9 Jul 1939
Clio Ruth (Kinison) Boner
Clio Ruth Kinison Boner, 89, of West Frankfort departed this life, Saturday, July 26, 2008, at her home. She was born August 12, 1918, in West Frankfort, the eldest child of Harmon Foster Kinison and Clio Edith Edgar. She married Glenn E. Boner on July 9, 1939, and he preceded her on September 23, 2003.
One of Ruth's earliest jobs was as a cashier at the Strand Theater in West Frankfort, and was a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and homemaker. She was a charter member of Central Methodist Church; Past President of the La Sertoma Club; member West Frankfort Study Club; and the West Frankfort Women's Club. She enjoyed crafts, including knitting and other sewing crafts. She also enjoyed reading and was an avid crossword puzzle fan.
Ruth is survived by: son: Jacob William and Brenda Boner of rural Murphysboro; daughter: Lucy Ellen and Tom Fullingim of West Frankfort; grandchildren: Lucinda Pearce of Ava; Rachel Taylor of West Frankfort; David Glenn and Deshone Boner of Palm Bay, Florida; Laurinda Renee Snider of Carterville; great grandchildren: Keri Pearce; Logan Oldani; Glenn Boner; Dalton Hebbeler; Jacob Snider; Carl Boner; Deanna Boner; great great grandchildren: Audrina Jane Pearce; brother: Robert Edgar Kinison and Winnie Lou of West Frankfort; sisters: Mary Ellen Scupham and William of La Porte, Indiana, Rachel Batts and Don of Vero Beach, Florida; several nieces and nephews She was preceded in death by her parents and husband Glenn Funeral services will be held at 12 Noon, Wednesday, July 30, 2008, at Varis-Stone Funeral Home with Rev. Don Walters officiating. Interment will be in Boner Cemetery.
Friends of the Ruth Boner family may call at Varis-Stone Funeral Home after 10 a.m., on Wednesday, July 30, 2008. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois or to Wit and Wisdom, and will be accepted at the funeral home at any time.
Published in the Daily American News from 7/29/2008 - 7/30/2008
Harmon Foster Kinison (1898 - 1976)
Clio Edith Edgar Kinison (1901 - 1966)
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Record added: Sep 23, 2011
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