Lena Joy (Harrison) Boggs
Lena Joy (Harrison) Boggs

ELGIN - Funeral service for Lena Joy (Harrison) Boggs was at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 1, 2019, in the Becker-Rabon Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Randy Shorter, Bethel Assembly of God, Lawton officiating.

Burial was at the Denton Cemetery, east of Lawton.

Lena Joy (Harrison) Boggs, 86, passed away at her home in Elgin, on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. She was born May 18, 1933, in Faxon to W. A. (Buster) and Verry (Posey) Harrison.

Graduating valedictorian of her class at Sterling High School in 1951, she then married Fred Boggs later that May on her birthday.

She attended Bethel Assembly of God for 56 years where she was very active in every area - especially, in children’s church.

She also visited shut-ins and provided support for the church Bible Quiz team.

Survivors include daughter Kathy Jones and husband Bruce of Comanche; son Thomas Boggs of Lawton; daughter Karen Taylor and husband JD of Duncan; two grandsons, Eric Taylor and TJ Jeffcoat; two granddaughters, Beverly Tate and Ginger Taylor; six great-grandchildren: Summer, Mariah, Bay Lee, Naomi, Hannah, and Malachi; and many nieces and nephews.

Joy was preceded in death by her parents, Buster and Verry Harrison; her husband, Fred Boggs; her brother, Keith Harrison; and a niece and nephew, Janet Brown and Donald Harrison.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in her name to her church, Bethel Assembly of God, 1113 D Lawton, OK, 73501.