Gail Diane Boatman, 56, of Cornville died December 21. She was born September 17, 1953 in Coronado, California.
She attended Cottonwood elementary schools and was a 1971 graduate of Mingus Union High School.
She worked as a waitress, in retail work and at Verde Floral.
She enjoyed reading, handcrafts and gardening.
Gail leaves two sons, Gary Boatman (Felicia) of Albuquerque, New Mexico and Brian Boatman of Mesa; her daughter Cherisse Davidson of Tracy, California; her father and stepmother Sam and Shirley Erwin and her mother, Isobel Merchen; brothers John Erwin (Susan) of Ft. Worth, Texas and Mark Erwin (Vanessa) of Bremerton, Washington; two grandchildren Charli and Luke; and longtime friend Darlene Calvert.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Jan, 2, in the Westcott Funeral Home at 3 p.m. A reception will follow in the funeral home reception room.
Donations in her memory may be made to Connections Equine Therapy program, 11585 E. Purple Sage Dr., Cornville, AZ 86325.
An online guestbook is available at www.westcottfuneralhome.com
We were best friends in grade school. We sure had some good times, with Jim Conway and Kim Plapp. I am so sorry she is gone and never heard what happened. We were part of growning up. with fond memories.
Posted: Thursday, August 15, 2013
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I'M SORRY I DIDN'T FIND OUT ABOUT GAIL UNTIL TODAY (8/15). SHE WAS A LONG TIME FRIEND AND WE HAVE MANY MEMORIES TOGETHER.