Mrs. Inez Simmons Boyette, age 97, of Clinton, went to her heavenly home on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at Southwood Nursing & Rehab Center in Clinton.
A Graveside Service will be held on Saturday, October 31, 2020 at Clinton Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Mike Shook and Pastor Matthew Creech officiating.
Mrs. Inez was born in Clinton, North Carolina on May 25, 1923 to the late Reddin Estel and Viola Guinn Simmons. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Leon Edmon Boyette, Sr., sister, Kathleen S. Boyette and brother, Reddin Oscar Simmons.
Mrs. Boyette was a local business owner in downtown Clinton for over 75 years. She was a faithful member of Grove Park Baptist Church, enjoying Christian fellowship through her Ladies Sunday School Class. In her spare time, Mrs. Inez loved Wednesday shopping trips with her sisters, collecting antiques, traveling and sharing meals at home with her family.
She is survived by her son, Edmon Boyette and wife Cindy; daughter Karen B. Creech and husband Danny; sister Ola Mae Vann; grandchildren, Trey Boyette and wife Kathryn, Lauren Boyette and Matthew Creech and wife Lindsay; one great-grandson, William Boyette.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Mrs. Inez Boyette to Grove Park Baptist Church, 60 Northeast Blvd. Clinton, NC 28328.
Condolences may be sent to www.coxmemorialfuneralhome.com.
The family has entrusted services to Cox Memorial Funeral Home & Crematory in Vass.