Patricia Ann Boatman

Published 7:02 am Thursday, December 19, 2019

Patricia Ann Boatman died Nov. 25, 2019, surrounded by her family. She was 75.

Born April 12, 1944, in Eudora, Ark., she was the daughter of Joyce Loraine Barnes and Cleveland Russell Smith.

Ms. Boatman was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Karen Smith Bates.

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Survivors include her sons, Robert Thomas Sullivan Jr. (Rachel) and Christopher Todd Sullivan (Mary); her daughter, Holly Boatman Tweedle; her sisters, Janice Smith Navarro and Robbie Smith Murray; and her brother, Roy Wayne Smith. She had six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

“Pat” was very creative and loved to decorate. She was happiest when using her talents for her family and friends during the holidays.

A private memorial service will be held Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, at 11 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Tim Brown will be officiating.

Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 1501 Cherry Street, Vicksburg, MS 39180.