Freddie Boston, 73, of Mescalero Rd., Carlsbad, New Mexico, passed away Friday, November 15, 2019 at his home. Visitation will be 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM, Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at Denton-Wood Funeral Home Chapel. Services are scheduled for Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at 2:00 PM, at Denton-Wood Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Gabriel Herrera officiating.Interment will follow in Carlsbad Cemetery, Carlsbad, NM with the Carlsbad Veteran Honor Guard providing military honors. Freddie Boston was born November 14, 1946 in Thermopolis, Wyoming to Billy Jaye Boston, Sr. and Edith Marie (Semple) Boston growing up in California and Colorado, graduating from high school in Denver. He served his country in the US Armyduring Vietnam. Freddie married Pamela Slusher July 14, 1977 in Carlsbad, NM. He was a contract miner living in several states before returning to Carlsbad. In more recent years, Freddie worked as a truck driver. He was an avid John Wayne fan and never missed a good ole western movie. Freddie loved classic country and lived his life taking care of his family. Freddie was preceded in death by his parents, brothers: Edward “Spike” Boston, Billy Jaye Boston, Jr.; sister: Thelma Gaye Willis. Survivors are his wife: Pamela Boston; children: William Boston and wife Kimberley, Donna Fernandez and husband Luiz, Windy Cole and husband Kevin and Robert Boston and wife Catherine; grandchildren: Christopher Cooper, Ashley Walterscheid and husband Zach, Tasha Brewer and husband Chase, Jeffrey Lopez, Keri Richards and husband Nick, Garrett Boston, Cade Brooks and husband Calvin, Jacob Shelton, Drake Lopez and wife Ashley, Michael Lopez, Abigail Shelton, Rob Boston and wife Tiffany and Tanner Boston and wife Aida; 15 great grandchildren; nephew Jack Cline and wife Jenny and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Condolences may be expressed at dentonwood.com
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