Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Charlena M. Boswell, 83, of Aurora passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2019 in her sons home.

            She was born to Charlie and Vinita Overall Boggs on March 19, 1936 in Wentworth, MO.  She was a retired garment factory worker and a farmer.

            Survivors include four sons, David Culver, Bobby Culver and wife Theresa, Kevin Neal and wife, Sherry all of Aurora and Mike Neal of Arkansas, KS.;  one daughter, Debbie Kingrey of Joplin, MO.; two brothers, Gerald Boggs and Mitchell Boggs of Stotts City, MO.; three daughters, Anna Maggard and Shirley Garrison both of La Russell, MO. and Lorene Thorn of Carthage, MO.; 25 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren.

            She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bob Boswell; one son, Kenneth Culver; three brothers, Walter, Melvin and Marion Boggs and two sisters, Loretta Sawyer and Cheryl Boggs.

            Funeral services will be held Friday, August 30 at 10:00 a.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel.  Burial will follow in Osa Cemetery near Crane.

            Visitation will be held Thursday from 6-7 p.m. in the funeral home.