Mrs. Boatman was born in Tullahoma to the late Russell and Georgia Bentley.
During her life, she worked as a Credit Coordinator for Lowes and was a member of Grundy Street Church of Christ in Tullahoma.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Boatman is preceded in death by two sisters, Barbara McAnally and Roberta Golden.
She is survived by her husband, James R. Boatman Jr. of Tullahoma; one daughter, Diana Bisby and her husband Troy of Tullahoma; two sons, Jimmy Boatman of Estill Springs and Lee Edwin Boatman and his wife Lisa of Murfreesboro; two brothers, Milton Bentley and his wife Joyce Ann of Tullahoma and Jerry Bentley of Manchester; three sisters, Joyce Mangrum and her husband J.C. of Normandy, Brenda Stephens and her husband Randy of Winchester, and Nancy Langford and her husband Butch of Normandy; seven grandchildren, Alan and Eric Bisby, Michael (Kayla), Emma, Logan and Sam Boatman, and Steven Smith; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation for Mrs. Boatman will be held on Monday, May 21st, 2012 from 5:00-8:00pm at Kilgore Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012 at 2:00pm in the Kilgore Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Phillip Davis officiating.
Burial will follow at Maplewood Cemetery in Tullahoma.
In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to The Alzheimer’s Association, 201 West Lincoln Street, Tullahoma, TN 37388.
Kilgore Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.