Eugene Travis Boyer

Eugene Travis Boyer of Muskogee (formerlyof Poteau) died Saturday, Aug. 27,2011, in Muskogee.Gene was born Oct. 14 in Parma, Mo.,to Otto Chester and Stella Pearl (Carylile)Boyer. He spent his career as a retail managerfor Walmart and C.R. Anthony’s andwas a partner in D&D Pharmacy in Poteauand Fort Smith, Ark. He was preceded in death by hiswife, Betty. Gene was a 57-year member of the PoteauMasonic Lodge. Gene was a veteran of the U.S. Army andattended First Baptist Church in Poteau. His passion wasbowling.Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Judy andEd Logwood of Harrisonville, Mo., Sherrie and MichaelJones of Poteau; son and daughter-in-law, Steven andMarianna Boyer of Chesapeake, Va.; eight grandchildren;brother, Floyd “Cotton” Boyer of Belton, Mo., and scoresof friends.Services will be at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 30, at EvansChapel of Memories, Poteau, with The Rev. Jim Cookofficiating. Interment will be in White Chapel MemorialGardens, Springfield, Mo.Online messages may be left at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.comArrangements are under the direction of Evans andMiller Funeral Home, Poteau.