RUSSELL ‘FRED’ BOREN JR., age 64, of Oneonta, passed away April 16, 2021. He was born Nov. 8, 1956, to Russell Fred Boren Sr. and the late Hazel Puckett. Russell Fred Boren Jr. graduated from The University of Alabama in 1978. During his time at the university, he was on the golf team. He was the financial vice president of Boren Companies, served as the corporate officer at Limestone Springs Golf Course, was an avid golfer, and loved the outdoors. Russell Fred Boren Jr. was a beloved father and grandfather. He is preceded in death by his mother Hazel Boren and grandson William Connor Wilson.
He is survived by his wife Janie Skelton Boren; children Rachel (Kevin) Little, Olivia Boren, and Russell Boren III; grandson Ryder Little; father Russell Fred Boren Sr.; brother Patrick Boren; two nieces Amanda and Andrea Boren.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, April 20, at 2 p.m., at First Baptist Church of Oneonta. Burial followed at Oak Hill Cemetery. The family received friends at the church from noon until service time. Lemley Funeral Home directed.
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