Floyd Eugene "Gene" Bolden, 73, passed away Wednesday, September 23, 2009 at DeaconessHospital in Evansville.
He was born November 1, 1935
in Wabash County, Illinois.
Gene was the retired owner/operator of C B Electric in Mt.
Carmel, Illinois. He was a
member and deacon at FortBranch
and formerly was a member and deacon at Columbia
in Princeton and also a member of International
Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (I.B.E.W.), Local 16 in Evansville.
Survived by his wife of 49 years, Alice (Hensley) Bolden of Princeton;
three children, Timothy (Cindy) Bolden of Cary, North Carolina, Rachel
(Andrew) Chaney of Avon, Indiana and Jonathan Mark Bolden (friend,
Jennifer) of Farmington Hills, Michigan; four grandchildren, Layne A.
Bolden, Ethan T. Bolden, Cameron A. Chaney and Ava
N. Chaney; two brothers, John (Billie) Bolden and Ben (Joann) Bolden both
of Mt. Carmel; two sisters, Mrs. Hattie Singer of Mt. Carmel and Mrs.
Nellie Haywood of Carmi, Illinois; a sister-in-law, Mary Jo Bolden of Mt.
Gene was preceded in death by three brothers, Clyde C. Bolden, Edward
Bolden and Dallas Bolden; and a sister, Gertrude Seibert.
Funeral services will be held at
Saturday, September 26, 2009
at the FortBranch
located at 600 E. John Street
officiated by Pastor Steve Akins and Cindy Bolden. Visitation will be from
4 until Friday at Colvin
Funeral Home in Princeton and from until Saturday at the church. Burial will be at ColumbiaWhiteChurchCemetery in Princeton.