Frank E. Boring, 67, of Pikeville, died on Wednesday, September 4, 2013, at his home.
He retired from Bledsoe County Highway Department after twent-eight years of employment, where he was a back hoe operator, and dug graves for the county. He enjoyed fox hunting.
Frank was preceded in death by 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 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; sisters, Mickie Harmon, South Pittsburg; Beulah Jane Parker, Bridgeport, AL.; Linda (Ron) Horner, Dunlap; Melba (Danny) Phillips, Jefferson, TX.; very special cousin, Johnny (Juanita) Boring; several nieces and nephews.
A very special thanks to Hospice caregivers.
Funeral services will be on Saturday, Sept. 7, at 2 p.m. CDT in the funeral home chapel with Brother Ronnie Colvard officiating. Burial will follow in Rigsby Cemetery.
Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com.
Arrangements are by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, Hwy 127 South, Pikeville, TN.
Visitation will be on Thursday, from 6-9 p.m. CDT, Friday, from 9 a.m.-9 p.m, and Saturday, from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m.