Walter David Boswell, 74, passed away December 10, 2011. He was a graduate of Jacksonville State, University of Alabama and received his Ph.D. from the University of South Carolina. Walter was a talented musician who had an intense love for jazz music. He was also a lover of poetry and literature. He was preceded in death by his parents, Daniel & Velma Boswell and his brother, William R. Boswell. Survivors include his wife of almost 40 years, Barbara "Bobbie" Boswell whom he loved more than life; sister-in-law, Faye (Ray) Joye; brother- in-law, C.W. Martin, Jr.; sister-in-law, Ivy Martin; 6 nieces & nephews and 6 great nieces & nephews. The family sends a very special thanks to Dr. Radha Krothapalli & staff, the DaVita Dialysis Clinic staff and the nurses & staff of 1S of Baptist East. A Memorial Gathering will be held at a later time. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The National Kidney Foundation, www.kidney.org.