GENE CARL BONEY, 73, of Decatur, TX was born Sept. 17,
1928, in Ranger, TX to Jewell Atkins & Dave C. Boney. He
died on November 28, 2001 at his residence. Burial was
in the Evergreen Cemetery in Ranger.
Mr. Boney was a retired systems operator for Texas
Utilities Company. He married Marie Ann Harper (RHS-
1947) in June of 1949 in Eastland. He is a graduate
of Ranger High School. A veteran of the U.S. Army
(Okinawa and Korea), member and deacon of First
Baptist Church in Decatur, member of A.S. Johnston
Camp of Sons of Confederate Veterans.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Jack (RHS-
1943) and Delbert (RHS-1941) Boney.
Survivors at the time of his death are his wife,
Marie Boney of Decatur; son and daughter-in-law, Rex
and Karen Boney of Magnolia; two daughters and sons-
in-law, Ann and Dave Alton of Kaiserlautern, Germany
and Carla and Roger Weber of Decatur; one sister,
Delma Bullard of Wichita Falls; two sisters-in-law,
Lillian Boney (RHS-1945) of Flower Mound and Clara
Mae Boney (RHS-1930) of El Paso; six grandchildren
and one great-grandchild.