Myrtle <I>Webb</I> Boise


Myrtle Webb Boise

Death 6 Mar 1961 (aged 67)
Burial Whitesburg, Letcher County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 103911077 View Source
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Myrtle (Webb) Wisehart Boise was the daughter of Nehemiah Mark and Ellen (Williams) Webb. She married first to Henry Louis Wisehart on December 25, 1918, in Whitesburg, Letcher County, KY. Myrtle later married Michael Boise.

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The obituary of Myrtle (Webb) Boise as published in the March 9, 1961, issue of The Mountain Eagle newspaper (page 1):

Mrs. Boise succumbs
Was Daughter of Eagle's Founder

Funeral services for Mrs. Myrtle Webb Boise, 67, will be conducted at the Graham Memorial Presbyterian Church, Whitesburg, at 2 p.m. Friday, by the Rev. Robert S. Owens Jr. and the Rev. Charles Carter. Mrs. Boise is a daughter of the late N. M. Webb, founder of The Mountain Eagle, and Mrs. Ellen Webb, Whitesburg. She made her home with Mrs. Webb for the past several years. Mrs. Boise died Monday morning at the Holy Family Hospital, Parma, Ohio, where she had been a patient for several weeks.

She is survived by a son, Rick Barstow; two daughters, Irma Wade and Mrs. Dorris Beukeman, and eleven grandchildren, all of Cleveland, Ohio. Also surviving are her mother; three sisters; Mrs. Bill Rierson, Mrs. Roberta Baker and Miss Estevah Webb, all of Washington, D. C.; and two brothers; Maj. Ralph Webb of Dayton, Ohio, and Woodford Webb, Premium.

Mrs. Boise was a member of the Presbyterian Church. The body of Mrs. Boise will lie in state in the chapel of Craft Funeral Home, Whitesburg, from Thursday morning at 10 until funeral services on Friday. Burial will be in the family plot of the Williams Cemetery, East Whitesburg.

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