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Carolyn Boyett

Funeral services for Mary Carolyn Poitevent Boyett, 76, of Attapulgus, were held Thursday, Feb. 18, at the Attapulgus Baptist Church with Brother Jerry Bishop officiating.

Interment followed in the Attapulgus City Cemetery with Larry Kennedy, Johnny Medley, Clowers Godwin, Lewis Hyatt, Gary McCarty and Brad Mathis serving as active pallbearers.

Born Oct. 30, 1933, in Attapulgus, Mrs. Boyett died on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010, at Memorial Manor.

Mrs. Boyett graduated from Attapulgus High School then married Bobby Boyett March 29, 1952, in Attapulgus. Mrs. Carolyn was a member of the Attapulgus Baptist Church and was a member of the WMU. She enjoyed collecting what-nots, decorating and loved spending time with her grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents and one grandson, Marcus Earl Boyett.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Bobby Boyett of Attapulgus; two sons, Donald E. Boyett of Attapulgus and Earl Boyett of Bainbridge; six grandchildren, one great-grandson, several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, four nieces and six nephews.

Cox-Ware Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.