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Bertha Elizabeth Boatner
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Birth: Jul. 28, 1920
Death: Jan. 6, 2009
Louisiana, USA

Edmonds Funeral Home

Jonesboro, LA

Funeral services for Bertha Elizabeth Boatner of Hodge, LA formerly of Bastrop, LA, will be held on Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 2 P.M., at North Hodge Assembly of God Church in Hodge, LA. Rev Gene Cumpton and Rev. Geary Phillips will be officiating. Interment will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Jonesboro.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at Edmonds Funeral Home in Jonesboro from 4-8 P.M.

Mrs. Boatner was born on July 29, 1920 and died on January 6, 2009. She was 88.

Mrs. Boatner was retired from the shipping department of International Paper Company in Bastrop, LA, and an active member of North Hodge Assembly of God Church in Hodge, LA.

Survivors include one daughter, Melba Cumpton and husband Gene of Jonesboro, LA, three grandchildren, Tim Cumpton and wife Tammy of Houston, TX., Keith Cumpton and wife Mandi of Quitman, LA., Angela Chapin and husband Allen of Alexandria, LA., six great-grandchildren, Hillary, Lyndsey, Whitney, Shelby and Kati Cumpton and Alex Chapin.

Mrs. Boatner was preceded in death by her mother and father, Myrtle Elizabeth and Homer LeRoy Boatner, two brothers and one sister.

Pallbearers will include, Charles Nunn, Sammy Henderson, Daryl Hollis, Donnie Knox, Bill King and Johnny McMillan.

Originally published January 07, 2009.
Monroe Newsstar 
Garden of Memories
Jackson Parish
Louisiana, USA
Created by: Sundance
Record added: Jan 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32721956
Bertha Elizabeth Boatner
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