Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Boones in:
 • Maple Cemetery
 • Caruthersville
 • Pemiscot County
 • Missouri
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Rufe Boone
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 4, 1907
Gibson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: May 13, 2001
Pemiscot County
Missouri, USA

Rufe Boone, 93, died May 13, 2001 at the Pemiscot Nursing Home in Hayti.
He was born in Gibson County, Tenn. on July 4, 1907 and was the son of the late Charley Boone and Nannie Medlin Boone.
Boone attended schools in Dyer County, Tenn and on October 10, 1925 in Trenton, Tenn., he was married to Wilma Forsythe. She preceded him in death on December 13, 1961.
On June 21, 1962 in Caruthersville, he was married to Gertrude V. Elliott. She preceded him in death on April 5, 1989. He was engaged in farming until his retirement and was also a member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church.
He was also preceded in death by one son, William Rufus Boone, one step son, Bill Tinnon, one grandchild, seven brothers, and four sisters.
Survivors include three sons, Calvin Billy Boone of Clio, Mich., Donald Lee Boone of Splendora, Tex., Phillip Wayne Boone of Magnolia, Tex.; 11 grandchildren, five step grandchildren, and several great grandchildren; one step daughter, Peggy Hedge of Houston; a special niece, Dot Hooper Frazier of Dyersburg, and also nephews, nieces, other relatives and many friends.
Funeral services were held 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 15 at the H.S. Smith Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Kenny Lee and Rev. David boyd officiating.
Burial was in the Maple Cemetery.
Democrat Argus - Caruthersville, Missouri - May 2001

GRANDSON: Michael Don Boone (1956-1957) Maple Cemetery, Caruthersville, Mo. 
Family links: 
  Wilma Forsythe Boone (1907 - 1961)*
  Gertrude V. Elliott Boone (1908 - 1989)*
*Calculated relationship
Maple Cemetery
Pemiscot County
Missouri, USA
Created by: wanda
Record added: Jul 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39838092
Rufe Boone
Added by: B. Meales
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service