Roy Boring

Roy Boring, 96, of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, at the family residence.

He was a member of North Cleveland Baptist Church for more than 60 years, where he served as a deacon for many years. He was a partner in B&B Supply, B&B Food Center and later in BC Sales Company. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Edith Heifner Boring; parents, Joseph A. and Mildred Kirkpatrick Boring; brothers: Elmer Boring and Joseph W. Boring; and sister, Willie Mae Whiteside.

Survivors include his children: Thomas L. Boring and wife, Linda, and Elaine Curtis and husband, Terry, all of Cleveland; grandchildren: Brad Boring, Jamie Curtis, and Dustin Curtis, all of Cleveland; great-grandchild, Nazareth Curtis, of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be conducted at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, in the chapel of Fike-Randolph & Son Funeral Home with Dr. Jay McCluskey officiating.

Interment will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

His family will receive friends from 4 to  6 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home prior to the service.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and sign the Boring family guestbook at


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