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Edward Boley

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Date published: 9/11/2013

Edward Boley

Edward Boley, 81, of Roanoke went to be with the Lord on Monday, Sept. 9, 2013.

On July 12, 1932, in the mountains of East Tennessee, Anderson and Hettie Boley welcomed another "little Boley," Edward, into their home.

Ed taught in Tennessee before moving to Caroline County, where he taught at C.T. Smith High School. In Fredericksburg, he was the principal at James Monroe High School, as he pursued his master's degree at the College of William & Mary.

Surviving are his loving wife, Carolyn Boley, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at Simpson Funeral Home in Roanoke. A memorial service celebrating Ed's life will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, at Greene Memorial United Methodist Church. Interment will be private.

Friends may send their condolences to the family at simpsonfuneral.com.