2008-05-08 / Obituaries


Murray Edward Boler Sr., 78, of Pine Hill died April 28, 2008 at Southwest Alabama Medical Center in Thomasville.

He was born April 7, 1930. He was a native of Thomaston. He was a member of Pine Hill Baptist Church. He was a roofing contractor.

Survivors include his wife, Emily Sue McCrary Boler, Pine Hill; one son, Murray Edward (Ted) Boler Jr., Tuscaloosa; two daughters, Katrina A. Boler, Miami, Fla., Rebecca Boler Vick, Pine Hill; one sister, Sue Barr, Nanafalia; five grandchildren, Halee Hamilton, Faith Elyse Vick, Tristan Boler, Shelby Grace Vick and Jeremy Boler.

The service was May 1 at 2 p.m. at Pine Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Carl Williams officiating. Burial was in the Pine Hill Cemetery. O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.

Active pallbearers were Tommy Wright, David Wright, Kevin Avritt, Jeff Hamilton, Dusty McDaniel and Willard Powe.

Honorary pallbearers were James Etheredge, Ronald Pharr, Lamar Kimbrough, Bill Powe, Don Crocker, Jack Crocker, Rudolph Parker, Harry Mason, Harold Swearingen, Jimmy Johnson, Joe Hicks Sr. and Wilbur Jackson.

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