Mark R. Boswell


Mark Ruben Boswell, 57, died at his residence in Columbus, OH, on Sunday, January 23, 2011 after a lengthy illness. His parents, Ruben and Mary Boswell (Atlanta, GA) and brother, Ronnie Boswell (Atlanta,GA) preceded him in death. Leaving to mourn his death is his wife, Marva Davis Boswell; brother, Wesley Boswell (Atlanta, GA); son, Mark R. Boswell, Jr. (Atlanta, GA); mother-in-law, Minnie L. Davis (Springfield, OH); sister-in-law, Brenda Davis Williams (Richmond, VA); special friends: Rueben Hall, Thomas Glover, Lewis Jones; and many other relatives and friends. Mark graduated from North High School in Springfield, OH. After high school he joined the United States Navy where he received training in advanced data processing. Upon leaving the military he attended Wittenberg University, Georgia State University, and University of Nevada. He was employed by Medco Health before his illness. He was a member of Lone Star Lodge #22, Free and Accepted Ancient York Masons Prince Hall Origin, NC. Mark was a member of Triedstone Baptist Church, Columbus, Ohio where he participated in the Arms Ministry, Male Chorus, Ministry of Concern, Media Ministry, The Business Directory, “The Brotherhood” and The Men of Vision. During his life he received great joy from his wife and son. He also enjoyed reading, swimming, writing poetry, lyrics and using “computer technology”. Mark died victoriously in Christ.

Condolence Messages

  1. Margie DeWitt-Buckley

    I have thought of you & your family over the years with a smile on my face.I recall all the childhood pranks we played, Rubens famous ribs, your mother always looking for the perfect matching shoes. It's now time to say good-bye dear friend. May God carry you home & may your parents & Ronnie meet you with loving arms.Sincere Sympathy to your family.

  2. DeAnna Harris-Brown

    Cousin Marva,

    I am truly sorry for your lose. My prayers are with you.

    Cousins Minerva and DeAnna

  3. I pray your strength in the Lord and that he grants you Peace and understanding. Remember, you are not alone and seek God to heal your pains!

  4. My prayers are with the family in their time of loss. Earth has no sorrows heaven cannot heal.

  5. Rasiland (Harris) Satenstein

    I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Mark and our families have shared growing up together. He was always kind and of course I remember him speaking at one of our services. We do know that God is always there holding out His ever strong arms.

    Trust in Him

  6. David & DeVonne Tucker (Columbus, Ohio)

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  7. Elder Janice Thompson

    Marva you are in my prayers, know that God do not make any mistakes, keep the faith and allow God to wipe your every tear. Weeping may endure for a night but JOY comes in the morning
    With Sincere Sympathy
    Elder Thompson (Janice)

  8. Marva,
    My prayers are with you and your family. May the Spiri of God comfort you during this time of grief and give you strength.

  9. Pastor Jackie Peterson

    To Sis Marva Boswell and family we are praying for your strength. Jesus said that he would never leave you nor forsake you.
    Pastor Jackie Peterson and Logos Christian Ministries

  10. Ramona & Ernest Henry

    Our sincere prayers are with you and Mark's family. The peace of knowing that God never makes mistakes will help all of you through this most difficult time.
    Ramona & Ernie

  11. Rest in Peace Mark…..

  12. Deacon Clarence and Ada Williams & Family

    In Sympathy,

    Although no words of sympathy can ease the loss you bear, still may you find some comfort in the thought that others care.

    May God Bless you,

    Deacon Clarence & Ada Williams and Family

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