OBITUARY

Betty Jean Boone

May 23, 1939March 10, 2018
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Betty Jean Boone, 78, of Darien, Georgia entered into Heaven’s Gate Saturday, March 10, 2018 at her residence with her caring family by her side. Betty Jean was born May 23, 1939 in Darien, Georgia the daughter to the late John Oscar Thompson and the late Winnie Louise Thompson. She was a lifelong resident of McIntosh County. Betty Jean was a devoted mother and grandmother. She was a homemaker and took great pride in caring to the needs of her family. She was also devoted to her faith and a member of Northside Baptist Church in Darien, Georgia. She always made sure there was a fresh arrangement of flowers at her church for every Sunday service. She more recently attended the Cowboy Church and enjoyed the warm fellowship with the members. Betty Jean was preceded in death by her parents, John Oscar Thompson and Winnie Louise Thompson; two brothers, Vachal Thompson and Lloyd “Buck” Thompson; one sister, Joann Deverger. Left to cherish her memories are three sons, Howell Boone (Virginia), Greg Boone (Holly), and Milledge Boone; her two daughters, Nancy Evans (John) and Jeannette Boone; twelve wonderful grandchildren and fourteen precious great grandchildren. Several nieces and nephews also survive. The family will receive friends between 1:00 – 2:00 pm Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home in Brunswick, Georgia. A Funeral Service to honor Betty Jean’s life will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday, March 13, 2018 in the Chapel of Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home with Reverend Bill Brown officiating. The burial will follow the service in Saint Andrews Cemetery in Darien, Georgia. Betty Jean loved to spend time with her family and friends. She was always a caring lady that took food to families in her community that had suffered a loss of a love one. She was also a thoughtful lady that made sure her deceased love one had fresh flowers on their graves. Betty Jean will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. Her family will have many fond memories to cherish for years to come. The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you for memorial contributions made in Betty Jean Boone’s memory to Georgia Hospice, 777 Gloucester St Suite 303, Brunswick, GA 31520. Arrangements are entrusted into the care of Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home www.edomillerandsons.com

  • FAMILY

  • Betty Jean was preceded in death by her parents, John Oscar Thompson and Winnie Louise Thompson; two brothers, Vachal Thompson and Lloyd “Buck” Thompson; one sister, Joann Deverger. Left to cherish her memories are three sons, Howell Boone (Virginia), Greg Boone (Holly), and Milledge Boone; her two daughters, Nancy Evans (John) and Jeannette Boone; twelve wonderful grandchildren and fourteen precious great grandchildren. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Kevin Boone, Active
  • Bryan Boone, Active
  • Chase Davis, Active
  • Michael Davis, Active
  • Jonathan Davis, Active
  • Brian Sharpe, Active
  • DONATIONS

  • Georgia Hospice

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, March 13, 2018
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, March 13, 2018
REMEMBERING

Betty Jean Boone

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Elton and Alice Hodges

March 12, 2018

To one of the sweetest ladies I had the pleasure of knowing. May you forever be with the One you loved and served. We will miss you greatly.

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Biography

Betty Jean was born May 23, 1939 in Darien, Georgia the daughter to the late John Oscar Thompson and the late Winnie Louise Thompson. She was a lifelong resident of McIntosh County. Betty Jean was a devoted mother and grandmother. She was a homemaker and took great pride in caring to the needs of her family. She was also devoted to her faith and a member of Northside Baptist Church in Darien, Georgia. She always made sure there was a fresh arrangement of flowers at her church for every Sunday service. She more recently attended the Cowboy Church and enjoyed the warm fellowship with the members.
Betty Jean loved to spend time with her family and friends. She was always a caring lady that took food to families in her community that had suffered a loss of a love one. She was also a thoughtful lady that made sure her deceased love one had fresh flowers on their graves. Betty Jean will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. Her family will have many fond memories to cherish for years to come.