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Born: July 17, 1929

Death: March 8, 2013

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First United Methodist Church or Tut Fann State Veteran's Home

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Charles William Boone

July 17, 1929  -  March 8, 2013
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Life Legacy

Charles William Boone, 83, of Huntsville, passed away Friday. Mr. Boone graduated from Mississippi State University in 1954 and served in the Korean War with the 3rd Army Reconnaissance Unit. He moved to Huntsville in 1962 as part of the space program and worked as a computer systems manager with Computer Science Corporation. He loved being with his family, playing bridge, and was an avid sports fan. He was active in the First United Methodist Church and served as a Stephen’s minister. He also taught Sunday school, and served as superintendent of Early Youth Education. Mr. Boone was preceded in death by his son, Jeffrey Boone, sister, Kathryn Munger, and brothers, Chevis Boone and Harry Boone.

Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Stella; sons, Charles W. Boone, Jr. (Leslie), Walter R. Boone and Ralph S. Boone (Vickie); grandchildren, Curtis, Alan, Karlie, Brandon, Greg and Jessica; great-grandchildren, Alicia, Braden and Shiloh; and sister, Frances Jones, of Jackson, MS.

Visitation will be from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday at First United Methodist Church. The service will immediately follow at the church with the Rev. Coy Hallmark officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church or Tut Fann State Veteran’s Home.