Gayle Boon of Allen, Texas passed away January 4, 2016 at the age of 71. She was born September 22, 1944 to Clarence and Lillie Duplissey in Longview, Texas. Gayle married E.T. Boon on June 1, 1965 in Houston, Texas. She attended Texas Women's University where she received a B.S. in nursing.
Gayle is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, E.T. Boon of Allen, Texas; son, Taylor Boon and his wife Liane of Bristow, Virginia; daughters, Kimbra Crawford and her husband Doug of Flower Mound, Texas, Holly Rosof and her husband Reuben of Bellaire, Texas; grandchildren, Alex, Jessica, and Jacob Boon of Bristow, Virginia; granddaughters, Caroline, Audrey, and Charlotte Crawford of Flower Mound, Texas; and granddaughter, Susannah Rosof of Bellaire, Texas; and a host of other loving family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, January 8, 2016 at the First United Methodist Church, 601 S. Greenville Ave., Allen, Texas. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen. The family will receive friends during a visitation on Wednesday evening, January 6, 2016 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Friends of the Allen Public Library or Foundation for Allen Schools.