Elva Lavonne <I>Owens</I> Boatwright

Elva Lavonne Owens Boatwright

Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, USA
Death 15 Jan 2013 (aged 72)
Burial Shoshone, Lincoln County, Idaho, USA
Memorial ID 103751860 · View Source
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Elva Lavonne Boatwright, 72, a resident of Shoshone, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at her home in Shoshone.

Elva was born on February 11, 1940 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, to Leonard Lawrence and Nellie May Ruggles Owens. She married Buddy Blake Boatwright on March 3, 1960 in Raton, New Mexico.

Upon moving to Idaho, Elva worked at the Shoshone Library in Shoshone. She was also a member of the First Christian Church in Gooding, and was very active in her church community, including Sunday School.

Elva is survived by one son, David Blake Boatwright, of North Highlands, CA; two daughters, Loretta Jean Bonner, and Lonne Lavonne Searle, both of Shoshone; four sisters: Edna Irene Farmer, of Ellicott, CO, Hazel May Brooke, of Creede, CO, Donna Joyce King, of Arkansas, and Roberta Kay Hogan, of Silt, CO; seven grandchildren: Tamara Gabbard, Charlotte Evans, Kirk Davis, Jr., Louis Davis, Selena, Seth and Sadrac Boatwright.

Elva was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Buddy.

Visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:00 am to 10:30 am, Saturday, January 19, 2013 at the First Christian Church in Gooding. A funeral service will follow at 10:30 am at the Church. A private committal will follow at the Shoshone Cemetery in Shoshone.

The family requests donations be made in Elva's name to the First Christian Church in Gooding.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of Demaray Funeral Service – Shoshone Chapel.

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  • Added: 18 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 103751860
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elva Lavonne Owens Boatwright (11 Feb 1940–15 Jan 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103751860, citing Shoshone Cemetery, Shoshone, Lincoln County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Barb (contributor 46936813) .