Velma Irene Ward Boatright

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Velma Irene Ward Boatright of Bremen passed away Friday, March 2, 2012, at her residence. She was born in Carroll County April 13, 1916, the daughter of the late Elige Ward and Parthenia Capes Ward. Mrs. Boatright was a 30-plus year retiree of Sewell Manufacturing Company and a member of Abilene Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Noble Boatright; grandson, Chad Robinson; sister, Maggie Boyd; brothers, Reese Ward, Jim Ward, Waymon Ward and Thomas Ward.
She is survived by her children, Patricia and Frank Griffin of Bremen, Donna Moore of Bremen, Sheree and Mike McGuire of Cumming, Terri Ward of Bremen; grandchildren, Marisa and Gary Medlin, Jonathan and Jennifer Grimes, Libby Grimes, Bonnie Robinson; great-grandchildren, Kayleigh Medlin, Dylan Robinson.
Services were held Sunday, March 4, from the chapel of Hightower Funeral Home with the Rev. Mark Haney officiating. Music was furnished by Bonnie Robinson. Jimmy Horsley, Butch Truitt, Gary Medlin, Jonathan Grimes, Kyle Garrett and Steve Brown served as pallbearers. Interment followed in Abilene Church Cemetery.
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Hightower Funeral Home of Bremen is in charge of arrangements.

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Published in Forsyth County News from Mar. 5 to Mar. 8, 2012