Mrs. Boils was born Aug. 15, 1927, in Hurley, N.M., to Bena (Ball) and Ditzlar Shinn. She was a retired supervisor for Southwestern Bell Telephone Company.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Garland Barr and Leon Boils; brothers, Gene and Elmer Shinn; and sister, Dorothy McKnight.
Survivors include two sons, Garland G. (Irene) Barr of El Campo and Gary (Gail) Barr of Spring; a daughter, Carol (Thomas) Gilmore of Mesa, Ariz.; and five grandchildren, Jeffrey Gilmore, Christie Gilmore, Megan Knudsen, Eugene Barr and Jason Barr.
A graveside service was held Tuesday, Jan. 1, at 2 p.m. at Glenwood Cemetery with Rev. Chuck Smith officiating.
Galloway & Sons Funeral Home