Frank E. Boring, 67, of Pikeville died Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at his home. He retired from Bledsoe County Highway Department after 28 years of employment, where he was a backhoe operator and dug graves for the county. He enjoyed fox hunting.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Hubert Ray Boring and Rosie Lee Reel Boring; infant grandson, Justin Allen Richardson; brothers, Johnny Ray, Ernest and Roy Allen Boring; sisters, Ruth Headlee, Wanda Crawley and Marie Boring.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Mary E. Boring; daughter, Hellen Richardson (Buster Mills); two grandchildren, Destinee (Matthew) Pendergrass and Brady Richardson; one great-grandson, Clay Allen Pendergrass; brother, Wade (Lucille) Boring, all of Pikeville; sisters, Mickie Harmon of South Pittsburg, Beulah Jane Parker of Bridgeport, Alabama, Linda (Ron) Horner of Dunlap, Melba (Danny) Phillips of Jefferson, Texas; very special cousin, Johnny (Juanita) Boring of Pikeville; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Saturday, September 7 in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Ronnie Colvard officiating. Burial was in Rigsby Cemetery.
Online condolences can be made at reedfamilyfh.com.
Putnam-Reed Funeral Home of Pikeville was in charge of arrangements.