11/19/04 — JACK G. BOYER

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Jack Glenn Boyer, 63, formerly of Wayne and Johnston counties, died Tuesday in Fort Stockton, Texas.

The funeral will be held Monday at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home. Burial, with military honors, will be at a later date in the Coastal Carolina Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville.

Mr. Boyer was born in Lancaster, Pa., to the late Harry N. and Esther Irvin Boyer and was married to the late Linda Fay Boyer.

He was a veteran of the United States Army, having served in Vietnam, and was a former member of the Johnston County Veterans of Foreign Wars and Disabled American Veterans. While a member of those organizations, he drove over a thousand miles transporting veterans to medical appointments. He also was a member of the Benevolent & Protective Order of the Elks (BOPE) and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

He is survived by his half brother, Irvin Eugene Bartsch, of Lebanon, Pa.; and two sisters, Faye Pannecker of Redding, Pa., and Marion Boyer of Pennsylvania.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home immediately following the service on Monday night.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Eagles Nest Campground, 1028 Eagles Nest Road, Dudley NC 28333.

Published in Obituaries on November 19, 2004 1:50 PM