Reece BooneFebruary 5, 1938 ~ November 2, 2017 (age 79)
Reece Boone, 79, of Windom, passed away Thursday, November 2, 2017. A native and lifelong resident of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Jay and Edith Hamby Boone. He was the husband of Marcella Chrisawn Boone who died in 1999. He was also preceded in death by his sister Ruth Gowan. Reece was a lifelong Ford mechanic, having worked with local Ford Dealerships in Burnsville, Spruce Pine and Marion.
Surviving are two daughters; Teresa McPeters and husband Tony, Kim Peterson and husband Mark, a son, John Boone, and a special nephew, whom he thought of as a son, Alan Boone and wife Trish, all of Windom. Grandchildren: Josh McKinney, Luke Presnell, Megan Dingman and husband Mike, Dexter Boone and Mikayla McPeters. Great grandchildren: Landry Dingman, Laiken McKinney, Peyton McKinney, Shelby Presnell and Paxton McKinney. 2 Sisters: Connie Worley and husband Barry of Hendersonville and Bessie Woody of Green Mountain.
Private graveside services were held in the Robinson Cemetery, Rock Creek Road. Rev. Rick Woody officiated.
Memorials may be made to Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home to assist with expenses.