Jessie Ruth Allen Boger

Published 10:39 am Sunday, August 16, 2020

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Ms. Jessie Ruth Allen Boger, 93, died on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020 at her home.

Ms. Boger was born June 21, 1927 in Davie County to William Edward and Ima Baity Allen. She was a member of Courtney Baptist Church and enjoyed gardening, yardwork and keeping a tidy house.

In addition to her parents, Ms. Boger was preceded in death by: a daughter, Christine Dobbins; a grandson, Michael Myers; a great-grandson, Anthony McClannon; and several siblings.

Survivors: a daughter, Janice Smith; a devoted son-in-law, Wayne Dobbins; grandchildren, Jennifer (Jesse) Burton, Terry (Tammy) McClannon, Tina (Bobby) Lee, and Gina (Michael) McAllister; and great-grandchildren, Lauren (Abel) Seats, Kalyn Burton, Kiersten and Jonathan McClannon, Brandon and Bryson Lee, and Andrew McAllister.

A private graveside service was conducted at Courtney Baptist Church cemetery with the Rev. James Williams officiating. Ms. Boger was available for public viewing Saturday, Aug. 15 at Gentry Funeral Service in Yadkinville.  A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.

Memorials: Courtney Baptist, 3341 Courtney Church Road Yadkinville, 27055.