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William Gabe Boatright

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Friday, September 17, 1999 - Tuesday, May 5, 2015

William Gabe Boatright of Wicksburg went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. He was 15.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Bay Springs Baptist Church with Rev. Scott Cox and Rev. Cliff Morrison officiating. Burial will follow at Wicksburg Assembly of God Church Cemetery with Sorrells Funeral Home & Crematory of Slocomb directing.

The family will receive friends at Bay Springs Baptist Church on Friday from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Will was born September 17, 1999 in Houston County to Allen and Angie Sellers Boatright. Will's contagious smile and loving hugs, kisses and "I love you's" will be forever missed by those who knew and loved him.

Survivors include his loving and devoted Mom & Dad, Angie and Allen Boatright; brother, Peyton Boatright; sister, Grayson Boatright;  Nana, Bonnie Sellers and Papa, Earl Sellers, all of Wicksburg; Grandma, Inez, Lake City, FL; aunts: Kim Pollard, Nancy McCullers, Jennifer Dunaway (Cliff), and Susan Brotherton (Tim); uncles: Danny Boatright (Iris) and Heath Sellers (Stacey); many loving cousins and other extended family and friends.

Serving as pallbearers: Tristen King, Matthew Bowden, Taylor Buckam, Sage Butler, Bailey Wood, Brad Dykes, Perry Yelveston and Jordan Shiver.

Honorary pallbearers will be the Wicksburg Junior Varsity Baseball Team and Will's 9th grade classmates.





Funeral Service

Date: Saturday, May 9, 2015



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Sandra Cochran

Angie, Please know that our prayers and thoughts go out to you and all of your family. Keep in mind, that God will help you get through this. With deepest sympathy and love, Jamey & Sandra Cochran

Judy (Ellenburg) Sorrells

Words cannot be said to ease the pain of your loss, but losing a child is the worse thing that can happen to anyone...My husband Pat lost a Grown son last year to a drowning accident, so we can relate to your pain..May God give your family Grace and Strength thru the next few days, weeks, months and years...God Bless you all.

John and Carol Penn

Will was an amazing young man. He was always polite and respectful. He alway had a smile and would bring a smile to everyone's face. We are thankful for the love he had for our family and the love we had for him. He will be missed. Our prayers will continue for peace and comfort for the family and community.

Ninna sellers

Please know that I am praying for the family. If there is anything I can do please call. Love y'all

Margaret White

Allen and Angie,
There is no way I can begin to feel the anguish you are going through now. I can only say that many prayers are being extended to you and your family in your time of grief. I am so very sorry for your loss.
Amity & Micheal Forrester

Mr. and Mrs. Boatwright,
We are very sorry for your loss and could not begin to imagine the pain and grief you all are going through. We attend Panther Creek Baptist Church with Pastor Michael Gibson, and we all lifted your family up in prayer on Wednesday night. We will continue to be praying for guidance, strength, and above all, God's comfort during this tragedy in your lives.
Amity and Michael Forrester
Teresa Neal

May God give you Grace and Strength in the weeks to come. We will be praying for all of you. God Bless all of you.
Terri Perkins

To the Boatright Family: There are no words that can ease your pain, or even make it bearable. Only time can heal the soul deep wounds. You have my deepest condolences; and my prayers that one day you will be able to think of Will and smile at your memories.
Laura Roark

we are so sorry for your loss. Will was a sweet young man and will be missed by many. The family is in our prayers.

Charles, Laura and Montana Roark

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