GREENVILLE, KY., Ray Junior Boggess, 86, of Greenville passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 2:10pm in Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital in Greenville. He was born in Muhlenberg County on March 19, 1934 the son of Shirley Boggess and Sadie McIntosh Boggess. He attended Lead Hill Methodist Church in Weir and was retired from Greenville Quarries after 29 years as a blaster.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife of 56 years Betty Jean Blankenship Boggess in 2013, a sister Josie Clark and a brother Melvin Dunn.
He is survived by 4 children Ricky (Edna) Boggess of Greenville, Barbara (Anthony) Franklin of Greenville, Michael (Denise) Boggess of Greenville, Angie (Brant) Durall of Greenville, 6 grandchildren Emily (Tim) Diaz, Erica (Landon) Wilson, Caleb Boggess, Gracie Boggess, Blaine Durall, Jerrod (Angel) Franklin, 2 great grandchildren Allison Franklin and A.J. Franklin, 1 brother Euel (Wilda) Boggess of Greenville, KY.
In compliance with health and public safety directives, the funeral arrangements will be private.
Bro Steve Latham will officiate, and burial will be in Emberry Cemetery in Elkton, KY.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.garysfuneralhome.net