WASHINGTON - Linda Faye Boahn, 56, died Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2008. Graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, at Oakdale Cemetery, Washington, conducted by Ricky Skiles.

She was born in New Bern, the daughter of Charles Franklin Boahn Sr. and Joyce Hassell Boahn. She owned and operated Carolina Vision Center in Raleigh.

Surviving, in addition to her parents: daughter, Emily Voliva (Toby) of Raleigh; sister, Debbie Nichols (Denny) of Louisburg; brothers, Chuck Boahn (Jane) of Blounts Creek and Cameron Boahn of California; and two grandsons.

The family will receive friends from 2-6 p.m. today (Saturday, Dec. 20) at the home of her parents, Charles and Joyce Boahn, 343 E. 13th St., Washington.

You may sign Ms. Boahn’s guestbook by visiting

Arrangements by Paul Funeral Home of Washington.