Hester S. Boyles
Hester Irene S. Boyles, 93, of Shannon, died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, in Pinehurst.
Interment was at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12, at Raeford Cemetery. The family received relatives and friends between 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the Antioch Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall. Funeral services were at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Dr. David Hudson and CRE Herman T. Autry officiating.
Mrs. Boyles was born in Stokes County, to the late Windfield and Sarah Jones Setliff. She was a member of Antioch Presbyterian Church, where she received the Presbyterian Women Honorary Life Membership in 2002. Mrs. Boyles enjoyed serving her family and community through baking desserts and sharing her gifts with others.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold A. Boyles; three brothers; and three sisters.
Survivors include two daughters, Carole Elkins (Cliff), of Lexington, S.C., and Jane McGugan (Danny), of Shannon; two sons, Johnny Boyles, of Fayetteville, and Michael Boyles (Joyce), of Apex; a sister, Verna Lea Allen, of King; eight grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Antioch Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund, C/O Nancy Johnson, 2076 Gold Hill Road, Shannon, NC 28386.
Online condolences may be made at www.crumpler funeralhome.com.