Paul Huston Bossaller, 89, of Marshall, died Friday, May 4, 2007, at The Living Center in Marshall.
Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, May 7, 2007, at First Baptist Church in Marshall. Rev. Wayne Doolin officiated. Visitation was held from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial was in Slater City Cemetery. Pallbearers were Rusty Willis, Chris Hay, Ronnie Brightwell, Harold Bossaller, Dale Eskew, Bill Vardiman and Andy Moore. Honorary pallbearers were Bill Meyer, Eldon Wayne Bossaller and Larry Bossaller. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church or American Heart Association. Online condolences may be sent to www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born May 20, 1917, in Gilliam, he was the son of the late Paul Bossaller and Georgia Level Bossaller. On March 15, 1942, he married Ila Page, who survives of the home. He was raised on a farm near Gilliam and had lived in Marshall since 1979 moving from Chicago, Ill. He retired from Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Railroad and was a 50-year member of the International Association of Machinists. He was also a member of First Baptist Church in Marshall. He enjoyed fishing and making custom fishing poles.
Additional survivors include one son, Terry Bossaller and wife, Barbara, of Marysville, Ohio; two grandchildren, Cheryl Moore and husband, Andy, and Bethany Bossaller; two great-grandchildren, Rebekah Moore and Trey Bossaller; three sisters, Virginia Meyer and Dorothy Wilson of Marshall and Mae Vernold of Slater; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five brothers and three sisters.
Additional information provided per family recompense.