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Obit: --Died. Thos. J. Boggs, formerly of Boonville, died in Sonora, California, on October 13. He was a lawyer by profession, and much esteemed by all who enjoyed his acquaintance.
Obit: Mrs. Harvey Bunce Dead. --The death on Tuesday, of Mrs. Harvey Bunce, one of the old landmarks of Boonville, and a distant relative of Governor Stephen's family was deeply regretted by a large circle of friends and relatives, who loved the dear old lady who had been both friend and mother, in the years that are gone.
Obit: Leona Butler, 63, of Columbia died Friday, April 7, 1989, at UMC Hospital and Clinics. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Bethel A.M.E. Church in Speed with the Rev. Carl Lockett officiating. Burial will be in the Speed Cemetery. Visitation will be form noon to 8 p.m. tomorrow at H. T. May Funeral Home in Boonville. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8. Mrs. Butler was born Nov. 13, 1925, in Bunceton to Elizabeth Hickman. She was a cook at the Alpha Kappa Omega sorority house and a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church in Bunceton. Surviving are her husband, John Butler of Columbia; a daughter, Kay Francis Drew of Kansas City; three sons, Kenneth Butler of Columbia, and Leonard Crump and Michael Crump, both of Denver, Colo.; a sister Willie Hildred Blackman of Denver, Colo.; and a brother, Phillip Allen Warrick of Columbia. Her mother preceded her in death.