Lois Albertine Strader Toombs Bogie, 96, of Port Charlotte, Fla., peacefully went to be with her Lord, Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at Harbor Health Southport.
She was born July 22, 1917, in Campbellsville, Ky., the daughter of Arthur David and Metime Pearl Strader.
In 1937, she married Jasper D. Toombs, and moved to Danville, Ky. Lois ran two businesses, Interior by Lois, with an Associate degree in Interior Design; and a counseling center called Life Line, with a Master’s in counseling. She truly loved the Lord and studied at Oral Roberts University under the leadership of Oral Roberts, and returned to Danville to establish Life Line, which was co-sponsored by different churches in the Danville area. Lois was an active and dedicated member of First Baptist Church of Port Charlotte, and First Baptist Church of Danville. She will be remembered fondly by many friends she has made over the years.
Lois was preceded in death by her first husband, Jasper David Toombs; sons, Jasper Strader Toombs and David Michael Toombs; second husband, William Henry Bogie; and her brothers, Clifford Strader and Russell Strader.
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until a service to celebrate Lois’ life at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at First Baptist Church of Port Charlotte, 20035 Quesada Ave., Port Charlotte, FL 33952. The Rev. Jim McCarty will officiate. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at Bellevue Cemetery in Danville, with the Rev. Tim Mathis officiating.
Memorial donations may be made to the First Baptist Church of Port Charlotte Faithful Campaign. To express condolences to the family, please visit www.Ltaylorfuneral.com and sign the online guest book.
Arrangements are by Larry Taylor Funeral Home.