Edna Boswell

Thursday, July 8, 2004

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Edna L. Boswell, 101, formerly of Perryville, died Tuesday, July 6, 2004, at Lawrence County Manor in Mount Vernon, Mo.

Boswell, a homemaker, was born Jan. 4, 1903, in Bollinger County, daughter of John L. and Anna M. Oster Miller.

She married Wesley R. Boswell, April 22, 1923. He died Jan. 25, 1975.

She was a former member of the Whitewater Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include three grandchildren, Jeff Colley of Ash Grove, Mo., Karla Cryer Colley of Mount Vernon and Scott "Alexx" Colley of Springfield, Mo.; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, a son, a daughter, two brothers and a sister.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the Young and Sons Chapel in Perryville and from 6:30 a.m. Friday until the time of service. Service will be at 1 p.m. Burial will be in Whitewater Presbyterian Cemetery in Lixville, Mo., with the Rev. Donald Blaylock officiating.