The Obituary for Mr. Gerard Boles (Tallapoosa County)


Funeral Service for Mr. Gerard Boles, 70, of Jacksons Gap, Alabama, will be Monday, March 1, 2021 at 2:00 pm at the Stone Ridge Baptist Church. Dr. Matt Haines will officiate. Burial will follow in the Carrville Cemetery in Tallassee, Alabama at 4:00 pm. The family will receive friends on Monday, March 1, 2021 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm at Stone Ridge Baptist Church.

Mr. Boles joined his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, February 26, 2021 at his residence with his loving wife, Genie holding his hand. He was born on June 21, 1950 in Macon County, Alabama to William Gerard Boles and Mary Emma Oswalt Boles. Mr. Boles loved his family dearly; especially spending time with his son, John Paul. He was a United States Air Force Veteran, retired from Winn-Dixie in Management, and worked for many years with Alexander City at Lakewinds Golf Course. He was an active member of Stone Ridge Baptist Church, where he loved his church family and working in the church. Mr. Boles had a passion for Alabama Football. He also enjoyed playing golf, fishing, family gatherings, cutting grass, and working in his yard.

He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Genie Ann Boles; son, John Paul Anton Boles; brothers, Hamp Boles (Margaret), Ronny Boles (Pat), and Arnold Boles (Ann); brother in law, Jack Sizemore; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Patricia Boles Sizemore; and brothers, William “Bill” Boles, Charles “Bud” Boles, and Earl Boles.

The family will accept flowers or memorials would be greatly appreciated in Mr. Boles memory, to Stone Ridge Baptist Church, Building Fund, 2324 6th St. Ext. Alexander City, Alabama 35010; also there will be drop basket available at his service.

All visitations and services will be held in compliance with the mandated rules from Alabama Dept of Public Health.

Radney Funeral Home of Alexander City, AL is directing.