Son of James Wilson Boney, Sr and Ruth Britton Schwartz. He is
married (1959) to Jane Louise Gause Boney. He graduated from
Edmunds High School in Sumter,South Carolina in 1955 and Clemson A&M in 1961. At Clemson, he was in the ROTC, a member of the TIGER Brotherhood, the Senior Staff of the Central Dance Association, the National Textile Mfg Assoc., the TAPS and the Numeral Society (Now SAE) After Clemson, John was the State Representative for Random House School & Library
Service for several years. After Random House, he entered private business
for 45 years and retired in 2008. He and his wife Jane live in Sumter,S.C. in the old Family (Boney) home circa 1928. John enjoys golfing with his friends and genealogy.
"North Carolina Deaths, 1931-1994," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FPQ9-FZW : 17 July 2017), John B. Boney in entry for Patricia Gayle Boney, 01 Jul 1970; citing Durham, Durham, N. C., v 23B cn 23610, State Department of Archives and History, Raleigh; FHL microfilm 1,983,481.
"United States Public Records, 1970-2009," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KBSP-7LF : 23 May 2014), Barbara Boney, Residence, Sumter, South Carolina, United States; a third party aggregator of publicly available information.
"United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K46V-CKG : 21 December 2019), John B Boney in household of James W Boney, Sumter Township, Sumter, South Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 43-38, sheet 26A, line 15, family 446, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3842.