Robert Leslie Boatright

Robert Leslie Boatright, 55, of Patterson, passed away Sunday, February 14, 2021, at his residence.

Born in Waycross April 6, 1965, he had lived in Pierce County all of his life. He started out working as a bag boy for the former Red & White Supermarket and worked his way up to meat cutter for which he was very good at. He would go on to work for Wall’s IGA as their meat cutter before becoming disabled. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and dearly loved his daughter, Maggie. He was a compassionate man who would give you the shirt off of his back. He was also a great family man who had helped raise his nephews over the years. He was of the Baptist faith.

Sadly, his mother, Margaret Anne Whitfield Boatright, passed away suddenly the following day.

Survivors include his daughter, Maggie Ann Boatright, Patterson; his father, Thomas Franklin “Rab” Boatright, Patterson; his sister, Anna Maria Boatright, Patterson; his brother and sister-in-law, Greg and Lisa Boatright, Patterson; his nephews, Hunter Boatright and Tyler Boatright; a great-niece, Gabbi Boatright; a great-nephew, Browning Boatright and several other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 9-10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, at the Laura Chapel Cemetery.

Graveside funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, from the Laura Chapel Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Ronald McDonald House at

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online register at

Pearson-Dial Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.

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