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Roy J. Boone

March 15, 1946 ~ June 7, 2021 (age 75)


Roy J. Boone, 75, of Dyersburg, Tennessee died on Monday, June 7, 2021, at West Tennessee Healthcare-Dyersburg Hospital in Dyersburg, Tennessee.

Born Friday, March 15, 1946, he was the son of the late Oneill Boone and the late Mattie Little. Mr. Boone was a retired driver for UPS.

Graveside services for Mr. Boone will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at Dyer County Memorial Gardens. Officiating this service will be Bro. Mac Daniels. Visitation will be Thursday from 11:00 AM until 12:30 PM at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home.

He leaves to cherish his memory, one son, Roy Boone of Dyersburg, Tennessee; three daughters, Deborah Capps (Jason) of Dyersburg, Tennessee,  Kristin Hammond (Ricky) of Dyersburg, Tennessee and Melissa Hardin (Bill) of Newbern, Tennessee; three brothers, Ricky Boone and Burnice Boone both of Louisiana and Ernest Boone of Dyersburg, Tennessee; one sister, Betty Smith of Alamo, Tennessee and he was "Grand-Daddy Roy" to his ten grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one son, Joe Thomas Boone, five brothers, Bobby Boone, Buford Boone, Larry Boone, Terry Boone and Tony Boone and two sisters, Yanna Webb and Tensie Summar.

Honoring Mr. Boone as pallbearers will be Jimmy Lee Pleasant, Blake Pilgrim, Ty Capps, Ricky Hammond, William Hardin and Eric Patterson. Honorary pallbearers will be Jason Escue and Bob Lovins.

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June 10, 2021

11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Johnson-Williams Funeral Home
239 East Main Street
Newbern, TN 38059

Graveside Service
June 10, 2021

1:00 PM
Dyer County Memorial Gardens
Highway # 211
Dyersburg, TN 38024

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