Gary H. Boles, 72, of Ina, died 12:30 a.m. Monday, May 27, 2013, at his home with his family in Ina.
He was born Tuesday, Oct. 29, 1940, in Jefferson County, the son of Arlin and Verla (Satterfield) Boles. He married Dorothy Jones on Sept. 1, 1962, in Ina.
Gary served our country in the Illinois National Guard for six years. He was the owner and operator of Boles Trucking, Inc. and he attended Faith Church of the Nazarene.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Boles of Ina; two sons, Steve Boles and wife Sherri of Waterloo and Terry Boles and wife Heather of Mt. Vernon; four grandchildren, Jordan Hanson and husband Jason of Minneapolis, Jared Boles of Cannon Air Force Base, N.M., Lauren Boles of Mt. Vernon and Larisa Boles of Mt. Vernon; brother, Larry Boles and wife Patricia of Mt. Vernon; sister, Nadine Tedford of Troy; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon with the Rev. Merle Fullerton, the Rev. Ed Sprinkle and the Rev. David Shores officiating. Interment will be at Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may cal l242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfuneralhome1969.com for further information and to send condolences.