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Kermit Boings, age 71, of Burnsville, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 16th, 2019 at Mission Hospital. A native of Madison County, he was a son of the late Fred and Daisy Dill Bowens. He was also preceded in death by siblings: Faye Phillips, Mae Bowens and Frank Bowens. Kermit loved to garden, fish and mechanic.
Surviving is his children: Kermit Dewayne Boings of Johnson City, TN , Kathy Sue Boings and Anthony Boings both of Mars Hill, Andy Boings and Angie Boings both of Burnsville; nineteen grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren; sisters: Thelma Williams, Alice Moss and husband, Harold, Rosie Howell and husband, Edd, all of Burnsville and brothers: Tommy Bowens and wife, Margaret, Joe Boings, James Bowens all of Burnsville; Edd Bowens and wife, Edna, of Millen, GA and Jack Bowens and wife, Virginia, of Carroll, WV. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 23rd in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. Rev. Kenneth Parker will officiate. Burial will follow in the Howell Family Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:30 until 2:30 p.m. prior to the services at the funeral home.
The family request memorial donations be made to the funeral home to help with expenses.