Beverly Boatman, 52, of Blytheville passed away on Friday, March 20, 2020, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville. She was born Jan. 4, 1968 in Memphis, Tenn., and was the daughter of Arby and Lenton Grayson Boatman. Beverly was a graduate of Blytheville High School and was a member of Greater Jeremiah Spiritual Church.
Beverly was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by three sons, Dawayne Boatman of Kennett, Mo., Adrian Boatman of Popular Bluff, Mo., and Jerry Boatman of Blytheville; one daughter, Martessa Boatman of Blytheville; one brother, Calvin Boatman of Blytheville; three sisters, Celestine (Benny) Holliman, Katherine Boatman, and her twin sister, Barbara Boatman all of Blytheville; six grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held Friday, March 27, from 11:00 until service time at 1:00 at Greater Jeremiah Spiritual Church, 1100 South Lake St. Blytheville.
Funeral services be conducted at 1:00 p.m. at Greater Jeremiah Spiritual Church, with Reverend Carl Rogers delivering the eulogy. Burial will follow at Sandy Ridge Cemetery in Burdette.
McDonald-Horne Funeral Home is in charge of services and arrangements.
In compliance with the CDC's recommendations and the Arkansas Funeral Directors Association, these agencies have stated that it is important to keep funerals limited to the most immediate family members and to the smallest gathering possible.