Ed and Carolyn Boling pictured together in 2010
Photo by Chad Greene

Carolyn Boling, wife of the late UT President Emeritus Ed Boling, dies at 86

Mrs. Boling was a native of Knoxville and received a bachelor’s degree in child development and family relationships from UT Knoxville in 1952. She and Ed Boling married on Aug. 8, 1950 and had been married for 65 years when the former UT president died in June 2015.