Alvin R. Boggs, 75, of Pawnee passed away July 2, 2011 at 7:49 a.m. at his residence in Pawnee. He was born June 17th, 1936 in Illiopolis, the son of Arthur Jr. and Florine Shields Boggs. He married Margaret L. Nash on June 1st, 1956 in Edinburg. He was a homebuilder and farmer. He was a member of Grace Memorial Church of Edinburg as well as the Springfield Home Builder’s Association, serving as secretary for many years. He was also the owner of several rental properties, loved farming, and continued farming after he retired from home construction.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret L. Nash. Sons, Brian and Raymond Boggs of Waverly, David (Stacey) Boggs of Acworth, Georgia. Brother, Quincy (Shari) Boggs of Edinburg. Four Grandchildren, two Step-Grandchildren, one Great-Grandchild and several Nieces and Nephews. He was preceded in death by his Parents, Aunt and Uncles.
Visitation is Wednesday July 6th, 2011 from 10-11 A.M. at Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville. Funeral services will be held Wednesday July 6th, 2011 at 11 A.M. at Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville. Burial will be in Horse Creek Cemetery, Pawnee. Pastor Ken Lawson will be officiating. Memorials can be made to Berean Bible Society or Berean Bible Institute.
Arrangements by Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville.