|Birth: ||Mar. 25, 1918|
|Death: ||Sep. 19, 2011|
Avo Warren Boatright
Sept. 19, 2011
Services for Avo Warren Boatright, 93, of Cleveland were Sept. 23, 2011, at Immanuel Baptist Church in Cleveland with the Revs. Tommy Arinder and Steve Huber officiating. Burial was North Union Cemetery in Bellefontaine.
She was born March 25, 1918, in Amarillo, Texas, to the late Riley Davidson and Carrie Isabelle Chandler Boatright. She was raised by her grandfather, Charles R. Chandler, and her stepgrandmother, Bettie Gore Chandler. When she was a young child the family moved to Mantee. She moved to Cleveland in the 1940s.
She was a charter member of Immanuel Baptist Church, where she worked in the nursery every Sunday for nearly 30 years. She died Sept. 19, 2011 at her home.
Survivors include a half-sister Bernice Collier of Emporia, Kansas; four nieces; two nephews; 15 great-nieces and nephews; and 11 great-great-nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Gary Galloway and Jim Harris of Cleveland, Robert Kirk of Starkville and Kevin McCormick of Southaven.
Memorials may be made to Immanuel Baptist Church, 1300 Lamar St., Cleveland, MS 38732.
Cleveland Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
The Webster Progress - Times
Riley Davidson Boatright (1883 - 1959)
Carrie Isabelle Chandler Boatright (1891 - 1919)
North Union Cemetery
Created by: Beth Austin
Record added: Oct 16, 2011
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