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Opal Evelyn "Jean" Jackson Bolner
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Birth: Mar. 3, 1915
Wayne County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 22, 2007
Boyd County
Kentucky, USA

Evelyn Bolner (1915-2007)

Evelyn Jean Bolner, 92, of Flatwoods, died Saturday morning at Boyd County Nursing and Rehabilitation following an extended illness.

Jean was born March 3, 1915, and was the mother of Bob Bishop of North Carolina, Vernon Dale Capps of Kentucky, and Raylean Sadler of Huntington.

She enjoyed painting and poetry, playing the piano, gardening, bowling and cooking for her friends and neighbors.

Jean had requested that there be no funeral services, only loving memories.

Arrangements were handled by Preston Family Funeral Home.


Born Opal Evelyn Jackson in Black River, Missouri, daughter of William Kimsey Jackson and Ethel Moore. Opal lost her mother when only a toddler. She was an independent, fiesty red-head, who ran off and got married, first to Rateus D'Vernon Capps. They had a son, Vernon Dale Capps. She had a daughter, Shirley Raylene Pyle, in Picher, Oklahoma. (Raylene's father was Forrest Ray Pyle.) She also had a son, Robert Carl Bishop, in Huntington, West Virginia. (Bob's father was Carl Edward Bishop.) She married 2nd an (unknown) Taylor, then on December 8, 1971 in Wise County, Virginia, she married her 3rd husband, Donald Maxwell Bolner.

Family links: 
  William Kimsey Jackson (1892 - 1968)
  Ethel Florence Moore Jackson (1896 - 1918)
  Rateus D'Vernon Capps (1909 - 1989)
  Forrest Ray Pyle (1903 - 1942)
  Carl Edward Bishop (1899 - 1963)
  Donald M. Bolner (1914 - 1984)
  Vernon Dale Capps (1932 - 2007)*
  Opal Evelyn Jackson Bolner (1915 - 2007)
  Infant Jackson (1917 - 1917)*
  James Loyd Jackson (1918 - 1918)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Born "Opal Evelyn Jackson"
Rose Hill Burial Park and Mausoleum
Boyd County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: H
Created by: Myra IV 💕
Record added: Nov 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101427346
Opal Evelyn Jean <i>Jackson</i> Bolner
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Opal Evelyn Jean <i>Jackson</i> Bolner
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My fathers, grandmother is in this Jackson Line. Opal and my father were born in the same year 1915, he was born in Anderson SC. His parents moved from Georgia in 1910 before he was thought of.
- Memory Maker
 Added: Nov. 29, 2015
Happy 100th Birthday in Heaven
- Myra IV 💕
 Added: Mar. 4, 2015
Rest in Eternal Peace
- Myra IV 💕
 Added: Nov. 29, 2012

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