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Celebrating the life of

Kenneth R. "Rusty" Boice, III

December 03, 1956 - November 16, 2020

Rusty enjoyed helping others, and he was always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need. He loved his children more than anything in the world, they were the light of his life. He was a great father, son, and brother.

Kenneth R.

Kenneth R. “Rusty” Boice, III, 63, died peacefully in his sleep on Monday November 16, 2020.

The native and longtime resident of Savannah lived in North Carolina for several years. He was the son of Doris Davis Boice and the late Kenneth R. Boice, Jr. He was baptized at Bible Baptist Church in Savannah. Rusty served in the United States Marine Corp. He was a master drywaller working on several major projects in the Savannah and Charlotte, NC areas. Rusty enjoyed helping others, and he was always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need. He loved his children more than anything in the world, they were the light of his life. He was a great father, son, and brother. Rusty spent the past 19 years caring for his mother.

In addition to his mother, Rusty leaves behind three daughters, Tonya Leann Morrow, Amanda Boice Hankins (Cody) of Sheridan, AR and Ashley Lynn Christensen (Austin) of Enterprise, AL; two sisters, Ellen Palmer (Jim) of Harrisburg, NC and Penny Boice Morse (Billy) of Richmond Hill; his life partner, Minnie Moffitt of Charlotte; eight grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, friends, and neighbors that will miss him dearly.

A private service was held. 

Because of Rusty's love for animals the family suggests in lieu of flowers that donations be made in his honor to Humane Society for Greater Savannah, 7215 Sallie Mood Drive, Savannah, GA 31406.

 

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Sending prayers and lots of love at your time of sorrow..

- Sue Ann Bagarozza, West Milford, New Jersey


I can't even imagine how much we will miss Rusty. He was always there when Jim and I needed him. Our love goes with him to Heaven.

- Diane King, SAVANNAH, GA


Deepest Condolences: Thinking of all during your time of sorrow. May God Bless each of you in the difficult times ahead. A longtime friend of the Davis family. Anne Everett-Cobb.

- Anne Everett-Cobb, Guyton,, Ga.


I know Rusty is going to be missed. When we would come down, he would talk about his daughters and his dog. You could see how much love he had for his Family! Sending Love, Hugs and Prayers to you all! Rest In Peace Rusty. ❤️

- Michael & Susanne Jones, Broken Arrow, Ok


Guys, please accept our condolences on the passing of Rusty. Rusty and all of you are in our prayers. I am sure he and Uncle Kenny have found a great fishing hole in heaven. God Bless.

- Tom Hughes , Township of Washington , New Jersey


As a next door neighbor I will dearly miss my neighbor. Rest in peace Rusty. God makes no mistakes. Your presences is much needed in heaven. You will be missed by the neighbors.

- wilfred Bates, Betty Bates, Savannah, Georgia 31404


Uncle Rusty. To me he was a timeless cowboy. A long-winded storyteller. A fierce ally. A smoke-wreathed sentinel. Dog-whisperer. Joke-teller. Long-haired Country Boy. So many things. So many memories of laughter. Happy trails, Wuddy. I’ll see you on the other side. ❤️

- Jason Boice Love, Encino, CA


Rusty was an awesome guy that took such good care of his Mom. He was a proud Vet full of stories(I Loved). He always had a Buddy that could help if he couldn’t. Loved Deep in his fragile heart. Rest In Peace Rusty!❤️

- Carolyn, Savannah


I knew Rusty from the American legion post 184. He was such a warm and kind soul. I will miss his sweet smile and his fun stories. May he Rest In Peace.

- Heidi A Shammas, Savannah, Georgia


I'll miss your kind heart,your giving soul,always a story teller.RIP my friend.

- Terri Feusner, savannah, ga


I am so very sorry to hear of Rusty's passing. He was a wonderful friend of mine and I will miss him terribly. My Prayers and Love are with you all. <3

- Sherry, Cheryl Pritchard, Chesapeake, Virginia


Our Deepest Condolences Please Call or E mail Me.

- Richard and Pauline KING, Savannah, GA


Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
912-352-7200

  • A Private Service Will Be Held