Nyna Faye Boone, daughter of the late Robert and Eva Owens Welch was born on August 15, 1920, in Wardell, Mo., and departed this life on July 4, 2011, at the age of 90 years, 10 months and 19 days.
Nyna married Herdle Boone on December 12, 1940. He preceded her in death on August 31, 1995. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Doyle Welch and Billy Welch.
Survivors include one son, Bobby Boone of Tuscumbia, Ala.; one daughter, Barbara Hamlett and husband, Conn, of Joelton, Tenn.; two grandchildren, Byron Hamlett and wife, Lori, of Hendersonville, Tenn., Roger Hamlett and wife, Erica, of Joelton; two great-grandchildren, Hannah and Joshua Hamlett, of Hendersonville; one brother, Sonnie Welch of Wardell; two sisters, Gwen Skagges of St. Charles, Mo., and Bonnie Sample of Kennett, and several nieces and nephews , and 29 surviving first cousins.
Visitation will be 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, July 7, 2011, at McDaniel Funeral Service in Kennett.
Services will be at 2 p.m., Thursday, July 7, 2011, at McDaniel Chapel in Kennett with James Powell officiating.
Pallbearers will be Roger Hamlett, Byron Hamlett, T.J. Collins, Jimmie Strother, and Mike Strother.
Burial will be in Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.
Memorials may be made to the Paragould Children's Home, 5515 Old Walcott Road, Paragould, Ark., 72450.
Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com.