Inez C. Boatright

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Inez C. Boatright

April 09, 1926 - February 27, 2019

Inez C. Boatright Inez C. Boatright, 92, McAlpin, FL passed away on Wednesday, February 27, 2019. The Milan, GA native was born to Emma (Williams) and John Loche Cravey on April 9, 1926 and was the youngest of thirteen children. She was a member of Philadelphia Baptist Church, where she was the oldest female member. Mrs. Boatright graduated in 1943 from Richland High School. She attended Lake City Community College for Nursing and was part of the first Nursing Class to graduate. While attending nursing school at Lake City Community College she was on the Presidents List and received her Registered Nursing Degree in 1966. Mrs. Boatright worked at the Veteran's Administration Medical Center in Dublin, GA and Lake City, FL on the Surgical Floor, 4 North,where she retired after twenty-two years of service. After retirement she also worked at Advent Christian Village, Surrey Place and Suwannee Health Care. While working she once received a letter of commendation from the Governor for being the oldest practicing nurse in the State of Florida. . Mrs. Boatright is survived by her three daughters: Nancy McCullers, Live Oak, FL, Jennifer (Cliff) Dunaway, Hawthorne, FL, Susan (Tim) Brotherton, Bowling Green, KY; two sons: Danny (Iris) Boatright, McAlpin, FL, Allen Monroe (Angie) Boatright, Dothan, AL, thirteen grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years: Monroe Allen Boatright, son-in-law: Emory McCullers and grandson: William G. Boatright. Our mother was truly the Southern Matriarch of our family, directing and offering guidance to each of her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Services will be held at 11 am Saturday, March 2nd at Philadelphia Baptist Church with Rev. Joshua Wynn officiating. There will be a visitation held prior to the service at 10 am. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
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Daniels Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., Live Oak & Branford, FL in charge of arrangements.
Published on March 1, 2019
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