Argil Ray Boone
August 30, 1928 - April 30, 2020
Argil Ray Boone, age 91 and a resident of Angie, LA, passed away at his residence on April 30, 2020. Argil was born in Crossroads, MS, on August 30, 1928. After high school he joined the Army, he then began his working career that spanned many jobs including Andrews Ford Motor Company in Tylertown, MS, Lindsley Feiber in Bogalusa, Circle T in Franklinton, and he worked for Crown Zellerbach in the Bag Factory where he was over the printer department for over 29 years. He was a Washington Parish Police Juror and served as a Board Member with Varnado Water Works, a member of the American Legion Post #24, and an active member of Pine Grove Missionary Baptist Church for over 60 years.
He is survived by his son Jeffery (Sherry) Boone, daughters Tina (Royce) Keaton, Gina (Hiram) Ingram; 11 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren; his longtime companion and best friend Tessie Burr.
He was preceded in death by his parents Otis and Magdelina Amacker Boone, his wife Opal Owens Boone; and a daughter Mona Boone.
A graveside service will be held Saturday, May 2, 2020 at Seal Cemetery in Varnado, LA at 3:00 pm. Rev. Duane Ball will officiate and military graveside rites will be given by the American Legion Magic City Post #24.