|Birth: ||Sep. 22, 1863|
|Death: ||Jan. 27, 1943|
Mt. Vernon Register News, Friday January 29, 1943
Marion M. Boles, Struck by Auto Wednesday, Dies
Funeral services to be Held Sunday for 70 - year- old Retired Farmer
Marion M. Boles of 709 Herbert street, who suffered a brain concussion when he was struck by an automobile on Perkins avenue Wednesday morning, died at Mt. Vernon Hospital at 2:30 o'clock this morning. His age was 70 years three months and five days.
Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Warder Street Baptist Church in Marion, conducted by the Rev. J.W. McKinney, and burial will follow in the Maplewood cemetery at Marion.
Mr. Boles was knocked down by a car driven by Earl Wiley of Sandoval Ill. at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday on Perkins avenue near Seventh street. He was immediately taken to the hospital.
Mr. Boles was a retired farmer.
He was born October 24, 1872 in Williamson County, the son of James and Mary Lance Boles.
He had been a resident of this city for the past 13 years.
In 1907 he was united in marriage to Pauline Stone, who survives. He was a member of the Warder Street Baptist Church at Marion.
Surviving besides his widow are one son, Arlin Boles of Mt. Vernon; a daughter Mrs. Julian Miller of Mt. Vernon; two brothers, Alonzo of Marion and Josh of Missouri; a sister Mrs. Sarah Lance of Spillertown, Ill. and seven grandchildren.
The body will be at Myers Chapel until 2 p.m. Saturday and will then be removed to the residence to remain until the funeral party leaves for Marion.
James Boles (1822 - 1894)
Mary Ann Lance Boles (1830 - 1919)
Thomas G. Boles (1850 - 1888)*
Alonzo Boles (1856 - 1944)*
Marion M. Boles (1863 - 1943)
Joshua Boles (1865 - 1939)*
Ellen Boles Warner (1870 - 1937)*
Created by: Jan Miller
Record added: Jun 19, 2007
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