The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

June 15, 2013

Ida Boone


The Joplin Globe

JOPLIN, Mo. — Ida Mae Boone, age 90, Joplin, passed away at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at National Health Care after an illness.

Ida was born Oct. 22, 1922, in Jamesport, Mo., to the late George Moore and Mae Etta McAllister and had lived in Joplin the past 15 years moving from Commerce, Okla.

A homemaker, she was an active member at Harmony Heights Baptist Church and loved to spend time with her family.

Ida married Dale Boone on Oct. 27, 1943, in Kansas City, Mo. He preceded her in death on Aug. 31, 1979. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Wayne Moore.

Survivors include her children, George Boone and his wife, Anne, Garland, Texas, Pat Taylor, Littleton, Colo., Kathy Rhinehart and her husband, Tom, Joplin; eight grandchildren; and thirteen great-grandchildren.

Services are planned for Monday at 10 a.m. at Parker Mortuary Chapel. Rev. Charlie Burnett and Rev. Steve Patterson will officiate. Interment will follow at Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Parker Mortuary.

Arrangements are under the direction of Parker Mortuary.