Kenneth Boles  1937-2020


Kenneth Boles, 82, of Quitman, beloved husband, father and brother, was called to his eternal resting place on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020. He entered this world on Sept. 29, 1937 in Fannin County, born to Ida Mae (Barker) and Oscar Dalton Boles. He was a strong Christian man and an active member in the Faith Baptist Church in Quitman. Mr. Boles retired from the banking industry after spending 20 years with First National Bank in Dallas and 25 years with Associate’s National Bank. He was also a proud veteran of the United States Army.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley; daughters, Amanda and her husband James, and Angela and her husband Dean; son, Chris and his wife Gina; daughter, Jenny; sister, June Tinsley; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother and two sisters. 

Funeral services were held Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Faith Baptist Church, 405 S. Hart Street, Quitman. The family received friends at the church beginning at 10 a.m. before the service. Burial took place in the Oakwood Cemetery in Fannin County. Services were under the direction of Lowe Funeral Home in Quitman, 903-763-2242. 

For those who desire, memorial contributions should be directed to Faith Baptist Church (Building Fund), P.O. Box 1495, Quitman, TX 75783.