|Birth: ||Mar. 28, 1926|
|Death: ||Jul. 9, 2007|
Jean was the only child born to Horace Reginald and Imogene (Nolen) Boatright. He married Betty Glascock in 1952 and they had two sons: Thomas and John.
Southeast Missourian - Missouri
July 10, 2007
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Dr. Jean R. Boatright, 81, of Champaign, formerly of Anna, Ill., died Monday, July 9, 2007, at his home.
Crain Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.
The Southern Illinoisan - Illinois
July 11, 2007
ANNA - Dr. Jean R. Boatright, 81, of Champaign, formerly of Anna, died at 4:25 p.m. Monday, July 9, 2007, at his home in Champaign.
He was born March 28, 1926, in Saline County, the only child of Horace and Imo (Nolen) Boatright.
He married Betty Glascock on Jan. 19, 1952, and she preceded him in death Sept. 5, 1996.
He retired in 1887, as a medical director of Anna Mental Health Care. He served his country honorably in the U.S. Air Force, attaining the rank of colonel. He was a graduate of the University of Illinois and SIU Carbondale. He was a member of Mayo Alumni association and University of Illinois Alumni Association, the Arthritis Foundation, Air Force Association, Anna Rotary Club and American Legion and past president of the Champaign County Heart Association, LAN (Local Area Network for the mentally ill) and he was a pilot.
He is survived by two sons, Thomas Boatright of Urbana and John Boatright of Jonesboro; one daughter-in-law, Pam Boatright of Champaign; four grandchildren, Michael, Chad, Joshua and Jessica; and five great-grandchildren, Kindal, Noelle, Brady, Braxton, Kaylee and Cohl.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, July 12, 2007, at Crain Funeral Home in Anna. following the visitation family and friends will go to Lindale Memorial Gardens in Eldorado for graveside services, with the Rev. Larry Buckles officiating and military rites conducted by Saline County Post 3479, VFW.
Betty Glascock Boatright (1930 - 1996)*
Lindale Memorial Gardens
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Record added: Jan 25, 2010
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Rest in peace.|
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