Shone “Boat” Boatwright, 40, of Adamsville, died on Monday, Sept. 9. He was born in Selmer, Tenn. the son of James Anthony
Boatwright and Cheri Lynn Cooksey Hill. He was united in marriage to Emily Rush, who survives.
Mr. Boatwright was a member of the Adamsville Church of Christ. He had worked for Aqua Glass for 20 years and was presently employed with Kimberly Clark.
Services were held on Saturday, Sept. 14, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Van VanSandt and Kippy Myers officiating. Burial followed in the Adamsville Cemetery at Adamsville.
In addition to his parents and his wife, Emily Rush Boatwright of Adamsville, he is survived by his children, Rush Anthony Boatwright and Phoebe Lou Boatwright both of Adamsville; step father Randul Hill of Moulton, Ala. and grandmother, Imogene Boatwright of Parsons, Tenn.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Cleo Cooksey, Emma Cooksey, and N.S. Boatwright.