Aubrey “Orb” Lee Boatwright
October 1, 1936 ~ July 8, 2023

Aubrey “Orb” Boatwright, 86, died peacefully at his home surrounded by his family. He was born and raised in the Rossville area. Orb, as he was known, lived in North Georgia with his family and worked at Combustion for 45 years.

He loved cheering on the Atlanta Braves, fishing, especially deep sea fishing, where he always caught the biggest catch and traveling to fun places where Orb enjoyed playing slot machines.  He also loved trips to Nashville, where he would enjoy honky-tonk music. Orb and his favorite min/pin pup, Major, spent many adventures together, as well.

Orb was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Carol Boatwright; daughter, Kimberly Ann Johnston; son, Jeffrey Boatwright; brothers, Charles and Irvin O. Boatwright; sisters, Mary Evans and Wilma Gray

Survivors include his sons, Greg Boatwright and Tim (Alea) Boatwright; brother, James Boatwright; sisters, Estelle Sechler and Ruby Pierce; many grandchildren, great grandchildren; nieces, nephews and extended family

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A memorial service will be held for Aubrey “Orb” Boatwright at a later date.

Funeral Home in Charge

Lane Funeral Home – South Crest Chapel
833 Chickamauga Ave
Rossville, GA 30741