Jun. 10, 1917 Bells Crockett County Tennessee, USA
Sep. 13, 1983 Memphis Shelby County Tennessee, USA
James was the youngest of the eight children of Issac W. Boling and Minnie Lou Perry. His brothers and sisters are as follows: Sarah Frances Boling Anne Boling Milam Creedie Boling Mitchell Mary Lou Boling Morris Lee Harris Boling Harry Walton Boling Perry McFarland Boling
James and Polly had two Children, James Franklin Boling Jr. and Paulette Boling.