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Melvin L. Boone

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Date published: 5/8/2013

Melvin L. Boone

Melvin Lee Boone, 78, of Woodford went home to be with the Lord on Friday, May 3, 2013, at Woodmont Health Center in Fredericksburg.

He was born in Caroline County on Sept. 28, 1934, to the late Floyd and Ivy Boone.

He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Elizabeth Boone; two daughters, Mary Scott-Rollins and Shelia M. Boone; three sons, Welford Boone, Gregory Boone and James Minor; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two aunts, Mrs. Louise B. Wright and Mrs. Clara Crutchfield; and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by a son, Melvin L. Boone Jr.; and a grandson, Brian K. Scott.

A visitation will be held from noon to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 9, at C.W. Edwards Funeral Home, 16476 Richmond Turnpike, Bowling Green. A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 10, at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 185 Countyline Church Road, Ruther Glen, with interment in the church cemetery.

Online guest book is available at cwedwardsfuneral home.com.