Graveside services for Richard Ray Boren, 41 of Longview, TX will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at the Little Chapel by the Lake at Colonial Gardens Cemetery in Marshall, TX. Visitation will be from 1:00 PM until the time of the service.
Mr. Boren was born in Fort Worth, TX on July 25, 1977, his parents are Joe Boren and Stephenie Gilcrease. He attended both Marshall and Sanger High Schools and worked as a welder at Trinity Industries. He passed away on Friday, May 10, 2019 in Longview, TX.
Richard was a lifelong Dallas Cowboys fan, no one loved the blue and silver more than him! Mr. Boren was an avid computer gamer and enjoyed fishing. Richard married the love of his life, Amanda Wheeler Boren on October 15, 1994. Mr. Boren was a gentle soul who had no greater pride than that of being a loving husband, father, uncle, brother, son, and friend. He was much loved and will be greatly missed.
Mr. Boren was preceded in death by his mother; and a brother, Shannon Bradshaw. He is survived by his wife of 24 years; four children, Jeramy Boren and fiancé Kaylee Whitten, Christopher Boren, Haley Boren, and Cody Boren; niece, Kayla Anderson; nephew, Chase Anderson, his father; three brothers, Leland Smith, Bobby Bradshaw, and Stacy Toombs; five sisters, Christal Smith and husband Rocky, Alicia Bradshaw, Amy McAlister, Pamela Martin, and Phelicia Roberts; numerous nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.