Boonville native, Chris Boyer suddenly passed away January 21st and the community is coming together to help his family.  At age 27, he left behind a beautiful wife and wonderful family and friends. However, with sudden tragedy also comes unexpected bills, and that is something the community is coming together to help with.

On Saturday, March 26, there will be a benefit held at  Baker Chapel UMC, East of Boonville. They will be serving a spaghetti dinner from 4-6p. This will be a free will offering for the food, give what you can, no set price. At 6:00, there will be live entertainment from Daniel "Boone" Epperson,  as well as a  silent auction going on as well.  All proceeds going to Laura Boyer (wife of Chris) to help her with funeral costs, medical costs, etc.

For more information on this event and how you can help, contact Karisa Green  at 812-480-8735 or or you can check out the event's website at