Alan Wayne Boggs, 68, of Booneville, passed away in his home July 27, 2017. He was born Jan. 29, 1949 in Washington, D.C.
After serving in the Army during the Vietnam War, he operated a dump truck and snow plow for the Arkansas Highway Department and worked 18 years as a tool and die maker at Today’s Kids. He loved restoring old vehicles and riding motorcycles.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Gaylen and Dorothy (Edwards) Boggs; one son, Vince Nunez; and one brother, Timothy Patrick Boggs.
Survivors include his wife of 19 years, Sandy (Autrey) Boggs and Ozzie Osborn of the home; five sons, Anthony and Timothy Boggs of Roland, Okla., David Boggs of Mesa, Ariz., John Boggs of Lafayette, La., and Matthew Boggs of Los Angles, Calif.; three daughters, Rhonda Harvell of Muldrow, Okla., Kelly Davis and Shelby Godfrey, both of Booneville; nine sisters, Lynne Coleman of Marion, Judy Hart and Julie Humphrey of Greenwood, Laura Wald of Van Buren, Michelle Moore of Lavaca, Kimberly Boggs and Valarie Miller of Fort Smith, Jayme Hartman and Brenda Renfroe of Tucson, Ariz.; four brothers, Bruce and John Boggs of Booneville, Jim Edwards of Gans, Okla., and David Edwards of Hot Springs; 13 grandchildren; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and other family members.
Pallbearers will be John Waylon Boggs, Bruce Boggs, Anthony Boggs, David Boggs, John Anthony Boggs, Matthew Boggs and David Edwards.
A graveside service with military honors will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017 at Fort Smith National Cemetery under the direction of Booneville Funeral Service.
Memorial Contributions can be made to the Vietnam Veterans of America 301 North Broadway North Little Rock, AR 72114.