Earnest Owen Boney

May 27, 1931 - April 7, 2008

Earnest Owen Boney, 76 of Terrell, Texas, died Monday, April 7, 2008 at Presbyterian Hospital in Rockwall, Texas. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM, Thursday, April 10, 2008 at Earnheart Chapel, Whitewright, Texas. Officiating the service will be Rev. Jerry Daniel. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Whitewright, Texas. Military Honors will be provided by an U.S. Air Force Honor Detail from Sheppard Air Force Base. Pallbearers will be Ronald Jean Boney II, Quentin D'Wayne Boney, Andrew Joseph Boney, Douglas Owen Boney, Brandon Jack Boney, Michael J-S Ford, Kyle M-H Ford and David Lane Christoffel. Earnest Boney was born May 27, 1931 at Malakoff, Texas to Rodney Woodson Boney and Sarah Katherine Flagg Boney. He married Nova Busby on January 1, 1953 at Dallas, Texas. He is survived by wife, Nova Boney of Terrell; son, Rodney Boney and wife Pat of Ector; son, Randy Boney and wife Sharon of Terrell; son, Ronald Jean Boney and wife Teri of Greenville; son, Randall Jack Boney and wife Dauris of Rowlett; 16 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; brother, Robert Boney and wife Linda of Coppell; brother, Arvel Boney and wife Emmie of Emory; sister, Rachel McDowell and husband Larry of Nacogdoches; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by parents, Rodney Wilson and Sarah Katherine Flagg Boney; sister, Mammie McQueen; sister, Christine Robinson; brother, Carl Boney; brother, Rodney William Boney; brother, Harry Lester Boney. A visitation will be held Wednesday, April 9, 2008 from 6-8pm at the Earnheart Chapel, Whitewright.