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Clara B. Boggs

January 29, 1940 - September 16, 2008

SPRINGFIELD – Clara B. Boggs, 68, of Springfield died at 10:40 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2008, at Memorial Medical Center.

She was born Feb. 29, 1940, in Springfield, the daughter of Claud Max and Lola Mae Runkles Fisher. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Alice Mae Richard.

Mrs. Boggs, a lifelong resident of Springfield, was the head cook for Fritz’s Wagon Wheel for 20 years.

Surviving are two daughters, Roberta Nelson and Sharon Stanley, both of Springfield; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; five sisters, Etelha Jane Babe (husband, Jack) Retherford of Roswell, N.M., Vera Faye Kirk of Springfield, Dolores Jean Edgeton of Oran, Iowa, and Cheryl Dacy and Sally Dacy, both of Springfield; two brothers, Edward William (wife, Neoma) Hall and John Horbart (wife, Nancy) Hall, both of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Memorial services will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, 2008, at Iles Park.

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