Obituary

BILLY RAY BOSHEARS

Billy Ray Boshears, born Sept. 18, 1956, went home to be with the Lord Feb. 3, 2020. He was a faithful member at Bryams Fork Baptist Church. He served and loved the Lord with all his heart and left this world with a great testimony. He was a dedicated nurse for more than 25 years at Summitt View of Lake City, where he ran their Alzheimer’s Unit (Greenbriar). He also received the Caring Hearts Award from Alzheimer’s Inc. He was preceded in death by: Father, Charles William Boshears; and brother, Frank Boshears. Billy is survived by: Two loving daughters, Mary Ridenour and husband Jason, Jennifer Collins and husband Junior; four grandchildren, who were the light of his life, Hanna Ridenour, Daniel Collins, Savannah Collins and Jacob Ridenour; mother, Anna Belle Boshears; and sister, Martha Braden and husband Gary; a host of nieces and nephews; and his special little dog, Sparkles, who never left his side. The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020, at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton with the funeral service to follow at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Joe Copeland and the Rev. Justin Howard officiating. www.holleygamble.com