Frank E. Boring, 67, of Pikeville, died Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at his home. He retired from Bledsoe County Highway Department after twenty-five 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 forty-seven years Mary E. Boring; daughter Helen 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, South Pittsburg, TN; Beulah Jane Parker, Bridgeport, AL; Linda (Ron) Horner, Dunlap, TN; Melba (Danny) Phillips, Jefferson, TX; very special cousin Johnny (Juanita) Boring, Pikeville; several nieces and nephews; A very special thanks to Hospice Caregivers.
Services were held Saturday, September 7, 2013 in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Ronnie Colvard officiating. Burial was in Rigsby Cemetery.
Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com.
Arrangements were made by Putnam-Reed Family Funeral Home in Pikeville.