Mr. William Thomas Boatwright, age 78, entered into rest on Saturday, August 11, 2018. Graveside services will be 5:00 PM Monday, August 13, 2018 at the Privette Family Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 3:00 – 5:00 PM Monday at the Boatwright home, 1223 Privette Road, Cheraw, SC.
Mr. Boatwright was born September 28, 1939 in Chesterfield, SC a son of the late John Dewey and Natha Lee Privette Boatwright. He was a retired employee of Delta Mills and a member of Zoar United Methodist Church. Thomas enjoyed gardening, working in his yard, and watching NASCAR racing.
In addition to his parents, Thomas was also preceded in death by his brother, Larry Alfred Boatwright.
Survivors include his sisters, Patricia A. (Bill) Bryant of Society Hill, SC, and Johnnie M. Boatwright of Cheraw, SC; nephews, Earl (Jennifer) Boatwright of Hartsville, SC, Tyler Boatwright of Florence, SC, and Curtis Boatwright of Laurinburg, NC; aunt, Patricia P. (Paul) Lewis of Wallace, SC; special cousin, Connie Thompson of Wallace, SC; special friend, Thom Christmas of Camden, SC; and loving friend and caretaker at Cheraw Convalescent, Unsonya Grant.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Chesterfield County, P.O. Box 293, Chesterfield, SC 29709.
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) of Chesterfield, SC is serving the Boatwright family.