Mr. Oma F. Bouington, 89, of Port St. Joe, passed away Wednesday, June 4, 2014. Mr. Bouington was born July 7, 1924 to Rev. William and Minni Marie Bouington. Mr. Bouington was a member of Port St. Joe Church of the Nazarene. He was retired from the United States Air Force and civil service at Tyndall Air Force Base. Mr. Bouington started his military career in 1942 at the age of eighteen while stationed at the Army Air Corps Base in Fort Myers, FL. He served at numerous stations throughout the world, once having his plane shot down, retiring from the military in 1968 while stationed at George Air Force Base in San Bernardino, California. Mr. Bouington was very active; he enjoyed bowling, golfing and tennis. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Mr. Bouington was preceded in death by his parents, Rev. William and Minni Bouington; son, Mark Allan Bouington; brothers: Charlie Bouington, J.W. Bouington, and Bill Bouington; and sisters: Mary Uitts, Mariam Pfeifer, Yvonne Money, and Clair Weems Bouington. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Voncelle Bouington; son, Thomas Bouington; daughter, Teena Patrick and husband Reggie; sister, Barbara Parker all of Port St. Joe; three grandchildren, Stephanie Davis and husband Allan, Mitchell Owens, and Michael Bouington and wife Bell; great-grandchildren, A.J. Davis, Ava Davis, and Abagail Davis. Funeral services were held at 12 p.m. noon, EDT, Saturday, June 7, 2014 at Port St. Joe Church of the Nazarene with Pastor Mike Evans officiating. Interment followed in Holly Hill Cemetery.
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