James Cleatus Boren
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James Cleatus Boren
  • January 13, 1925 - January 21, 2018
  • California

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A proud Oklahoman, born January 13, 1925, James Cleatus Boren was the youngest of five boys and one girl born to Alexander and Mary Boren in Duncan, OK. He was a WWII Naval medic. After being honorably discharged, he worked at Tillie Lewis Foods. Preceded in death by daughter, Betty Lou Sweeten, and wife, Betty Jo Boren. He leaves behind a daughter, Shirley (Johnny) Mercer, four grandchildren; Jennifer (Chris) McCormick, James (Stacey) Sweeten, Jayson (Brook) Mercer, and Jeremy (Jaime) Mercer, nine great grandchildren, and one great great-grandchild. Grandson, Jayson Mercer was by his side when he died.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Community Hospice. Funeral will be held on Friday, February 2, at 1:00, Heritage Chapel Lakewood Memorial.