A Celebration of Life will be held, by the family, at Friendship United Methodist Church on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at 6:00 P.M. with the Reverend Keith Linzy officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00 P.M. until the hour of the service.
Mr. Boone, a native of New York, NY, was the son of the late Harry and Dorothy Boone, had made Charlotte, NC, his home for most of his life having recently moved back to Hephzibah. He was a U.S. Air Force and Army National Guard veteran, having served in Vietnam and being a recipient of the Purple Heart. He had retired from the transportation industry after 31 years. He was a former police officer with the Sardis and Savannah Police Departments. Doug loved music, movies, camping, travel and visited all of the U.S. and Canada. He enjoyed his family, had a great sense of humor, and used laughter as his way of making people smile.
He was also preceded in death by his step-son Justin Imler.
In addition to his wife Mr. Boone is survived by his sons, Cody Boone and Michael Cowan; his daughter, Amanda (Daniel); his step-daughter, Chelsi Imler; as well as his beloved granddaughter Anna-Katherine Stenger.
In lieu of flowers it is requested that donations be made to the family in care of Queensborough National Bank and Trust.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.