Ceola Mae “Wendy” Boone, 64, of Moberly, went to glory, Tuesday evening, June 4, 2013, at a local care center. She had been in failing health. “Wendy” was born February 8, 1949, in Moberly to John B. Sr. and Nancy F. (Harris) Smith.
She had previously worked for the Moberly Country Club and Maple Lawn Nursing Home in Moberly.
She married Samuel Boone, Sr. on December 25, 1970, and he preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her father, her grandmother Ceola Fugate, and a brother John Smith, Jr.
Survivors include a son Samuel Boone, Jr and his wife Lisa of Moberly, grandchildren Jaston, Cedric, and DeMarcus, step-children Vincent Boone of Rock Island, IL, Junetta Mitchell of Bettendorf, IA, a step-grandson Cedric McAlister, a brother Tyrone Smith of Salisbury, two sisters Kathy Payne of Moberly, and Robin Robinson of Columbia, a uncle Mike Fugate, Sr. of Moberly, sister-in-law Junetta Boone of Moberly, brother-in-law Sterling Boone of Moberly, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Services honoring and celebrating “Wendy’s” life were at the Cater Funeral Home Chapel. Committal prayers and interment followed in the Memorial Park Cemetery.