William Boatright

William "Bill" Boatright

Monday, September 2nd, 1946 - Sunday, December 20th, 2020
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William L. Boatright, Sr. of West Monroe was born September 2, 1947. He passed on to be with our lord on December 20, 2020. He was known as “Bill” to many.

Due to COVID, the family will have a private graveside service at a later date.

He was an auto mechanic and wrecker driver. Bill was a Vietnam Veteran and loved talking to friends on his ham radio. He loved his family and cats.

Bill is preceded in death by his father, W.E. “Red” Boatright of Noxapater, MS; mother, Laverne Boatright Hasley of Monroe; grandparents, Mr. & Mrs. Walter L. Dopson of Mer Rouge.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Carolyn Boatright of West Monroe; son, William L. Boatright, Jr.; daughter, Talithia Grubbs; 3 sisters, Annita Lovelady Morris, Lois Mercer and husband Ronnie of Mangham, and Carolyn Copple of Monroe; 4 granddaughters, 3 great-granddaughters. 2 great-great-grandsons and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.

Griffin Funeral Home
West Monroe, LA
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Lien Ng

Posted at 11:29pm
My deepest sympathy to you Mrs. Carolyn and your family. You all are so kind to me. And I thank you . Mr. William will be greatly miss .
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Kristy updegraff

Posted at 08:57pm
Very sorry for your loss Caroline u are in my heart and prays i know he was one of jay paul friends

Charlie and Wanda Chennault

Posted at 12:53pm
Our hearts are broken. Praying for you Carolyn.

christopher townsend

Posted at 09:41pm
Sorry to hear of the passing of Bill WB5SOT, I enjoyed our time together on the radio. 73' N5EXS "BT"

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