Woodrow Boone

Woodrow Thomas Boone, 80, passed away Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at the Lewis Gale Medical Center in Salem, VA, after a long battle with bone cancer and congestive heart failure.

He was born at Ronceverte, WV, June 12, 1938, to the late Alta and Annie Mann Boone.

Woodie was a fantastic father, grandfather, father-in-law, and friend due to his solid foundation for his love of Jesus and his willingness to share his faith with all who wanted to hear. Woodie was a member of the Zions Light Baptist Church.

He is survived by his daughter, Ginny Achen; son-in-law, Patrick Achen, both of Portland, OR; his granddaughter, Paris Achen of Salem, OR; brothers, Donald Boone and Palmer Boone of Ronceverte; nephew, Donnie Boone and wife, Ann, of Lewisburg, WV; and other nieces and nephews in the West Virginia area.

A celebration of Woodie's life will be at 2 p.m., Sunday, August 26, 2018, at the Morgan Funeral Home Chapel, 252 Montvue Drive, Lewisburg, with Pastor Gary Baker officiating.

Burial will follow in the Morgan Cemetery, Ronceverte.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service, Sunday, at the funeral home.

Online guestbook can be signed at www.morganfh.net.

Morgan Funeral Home in Lewisburg is in charge of arrangements.

Obituary originally published in the August 24, 2018 edition of The West Virginia Daily News.


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