George “Buddy” Washington Boone Jr., 73, of 230 Boone Road, Havelock, died on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, at his residence.


George “Buddy” Washington Boone Jr., 73, of 230 Boone Road, Havelock, died on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, at his residence.



He was a lifetime member of Piney Grove A.M.E. Zion Church where he was a Steward and member of the Senior Choir. He was employed with MCCS for 35 years as a barber. He was also owner and operator of Boone's Barber Shop.



Service will be 2 p.m. Sunday at the Piney Grove A.M.E. Zion Church with the Rev. Robert Little officiating. Entombment will follow at the church cemetery.



He is survived by his wife, Helen Carter Boone of the home; one son, George Boone III; seven daughters, Pamela D. Leverette, Shelia Y. Davis, Talitha A. Rowe, Janese R. Boone, Dorina N. Boone, LaToyia A. Kinsey and Beverly Blango; four brothers, Frank Taylor, Raymond L. Boone, Gordon L. Boone and Wilbur Boone; four sisters, Beulah B. George, Sudie B. Foster, Shirley B. Becton and LaVern B. Teel; and seven grandchildren.



Viewing will be from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday at Rivers-Morgan Funeral Home, 701 West St., New Bern.



The family will receive friends at the residence.