John Thomas Boatright


John Thomas Boatright, 87, of Georgetown, Texas, passed away on January 10, 2018.  He was born in Austin, Texas, on July 30, 1930, to Jess Thomas Boatright and Rosa Mae (Clawson) Boatright.

Mr. Boatright proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean Conflict.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jess and Rosa Boatright and son, Teddy Boatright in 1975.

Mr. Boatright is survived by his wife, Mittie (Maxey) Boatright of Georgetown; children, Johnny Lee Boatright and wife Mary of Cedar Park; Mitzi Ehrhardt and husband Roger of Georgetown; Debbie Stewart and husband Richard Cones of Georgetown; Dan Boatright of Cedar Park; sister, Mary Bolt; grandchildren, Nicholas Boatright, Amanda Carrejo, Heather Townsend, Billy Ray Shelton, Teddy Ehrhardt, Colby Ehrhardt, Emily Compean, Randa Kay Daniels, Kendra Michelle Stewart, Byrnn Boatright, and Braden Boatright; as well as numerous great-grandchildren.

Visitation was held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday, January 14, 2018, at Beck Funeral Home, Cedar Park, Texas. Funeral services were at 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 15, 2018, at Beck Funeral Home, Cedar Park, Texas. Interment followed in Liberty Hill Cemetery, Liberty Hill, Texas, with military honors.

Honoring him as pallbearers were Nicholas Boatright, Teddy Ehrhardt, Colby Ehrhardt, Dale Bolt, Billy Maxey, Eddy Maxey, Trent Boatright, and Greg Boatright.

Contributions in memory of John Boatright may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Arrangements under the direction of Beck Funeral Home, 1700 E. Whitestone, Cedar Park, Texas 78613 (512) 259-1610. On-line guest registry at