James Howard "Jimmy" Boone was born Oct 25, 1947 in Wewahitchka, to Earl and Mary-Lee Boone. He passed away at his home in Eastpoint Thursday, May 2, 2019 at the age of 71.

Jimmy was a commercial fisherman, loved playing his guitar, and spending time with family and friends.

He is survived by his children, Tracy Boone and wife Tina; Daniel Boone and wife Tammy; and Michael Boone; siblings Nancy Thompson and husband, Walt; Audrey Shiver; Faye Cooper and husband Gene; and Arthur "Gene" Boone and wife Felicia; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Sunday, May 5 at Kelley Funeral Home, with burial in Eastpoint Cemetery.