Col. Luther Donald Boss, USAF, Ret., age 84 of Loganville, passed away on Sunday, April 9, 2017. A Cryptside Service will be held on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 12 PM in the Mausoleum of East Shadowlawn Memorial Gardens, Lawrenceville, with Military Honors.
Col. Boss was a 1949 graduate of Loganville High School and a 1953 graduate of the University of Georgia where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education. He entered the United States Air Force in 1954 and retired in 1979 as a Colonel with several commendations including the Air Force Cross and the Bronze Star. Col. Boss taught Industrial Arts at Loganville High School for 4 years and was a real estate sales and developer. He operated the Deep Wood Christmas Tree & Catfish Farms. Col. Boss was a member of the American Legion Post 233 in Loganville and loved to travel in his later years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Luther G. “Bo” & Sara Smith Boss. Col. Boss is survived by his Wife of 59 years, Georgine A. Boss of Loganville; Sons & Daughters-in-law: David Alan Boss of Loganville, Jeffrey William & Karen Boss of Beaufort, SC, Donald Paul & Michelle Boss of Loganville, Gregory George & Teresa Boss of Loganville; Brother & Sister-in-law: Kenneth & Elaine Boss of Loganville; 6 Grandsons, 6 Granddaughters, 2 Step Granddaughters, 2 Step Great Grandsons, and Several Nieces & Nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Shepherd’s Staff Ministries, 76 Bay Creek Road, Loganville, GA 30052. The family will receive friends from 2-4 & 6-8 PM on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, GA 30052. 770-466-1544. Please sign the online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com
Reposted courtesy of Tim Stewart Funeral Home.