Zola Doris Gunter Boyer, 96, passed away Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, at Magnolia Place Retirement Home in Sumrall. She resided in Indianola until March of 2018.
Doris was born Dec. 4, 1923, in Dixon, Miss. to Enoch and Zeffie Gunter. She was a graduate of Delta State University with a BS in library science; she also held a master’s degree from Oklahoma University in library science. Mrs. Boyer worked as the librarian at Mississippi Delta Junior College for 15 years until her retirement. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Indianola.
Mrs. Boyer is survived by her children, Amos “Eddie” Boyer Jr. of Hattiesburg, Barbara Joyce Lott of Clinton and Joseph Gunter Boyer of Indianola; six grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Amos E. Boyer, who died in August, 1970.
A private graveside service for the family was held Tuesday, Nov. 24 at Indianola City Cemetery with Dr. Guy Burke officiating.
Burton Funeral Home of Indianola was entrusted with arrangements.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, PO Box 366, Indianola, MS 38751.
The online guestbook may be signed at www.burtonfuneralhome.net