Mrs. Blanche C. Boan, age 99, entered into rest on Wednesday, August 2, 2017. Funeral Services will be 12:00 PM Friday, August 4, 2017 from the Chapel of Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home by Phillip Caulder, Jr. with burial to follow in the Bethesda United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will greet friends from 11:00 – 12:00 PM prior to the service at the funeral home.
Mrs. Boan was born June 12, 1918 in Comers Rock, VA a daughter of the late Granville and Samantha Blevins Cheek. She was a retired employee of Cannon Mills and a member of Mt. Zion Freewill Baptist Church of Kannapolis, NC. Blanche was a devoted caretaker to the elderly and loved taking care of children. Her hobbies included reading, traveling, working crossword puzzles, and working in her yard. She was the epitome of a homemaker and loved her family dearly.
In addition to her parents, Blanche was also preceded in death by her husband, Roy Boan; sons, R.J. Boan, Jr., and Rex Dillard; brothers, Delmar, Richard, Earl, and Gilbert Cheek.
Survivors include her daughter, Martha (Francis) Menius of Kannapolis, NC; 13 grandchildren, Mike (Robyn) Brown of Kannapolis, NC, Donna (Robert) Teal of Cheraw, SC, Steve (Susan) Brown of Kannapolis, NC, Vickie (Gary) Walters of Chesterfield, SC, Timothy (Deb) Menius of Kannapolis, NC, Tony (Tiffany) Boan of Mt. Pleasant, NC, Melissa (Robert) Benfield, and Travis (Amanda) Boan both of Kannapolis, NC, Keith (Lea) Menius of Mt. Pleasant, NC, Toby (Lynn) Boan of Concord, NC, Todd Boan of Kannapolis, NC, Kim (Ryan) Lebrun of Fayetteville, NC, and Cheryl Chavis of Cheraw, SC; 24 great grandchildren, 12 great-great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home of Chesterfield, SC
(www.mrcfuneralhome.com) is serving the Boan Family.
Photos Add Photos
Celebrating the life of Blanche C. Boan
Thank you for signing Blanche C. Boan's Guestbook
Patricia Covington lit a candle for Blanche C. Boan
Patricia Covington lit a candle on Aug 10 2017 02:49:03 PM
Aunt Blanche it was a pleasure to be your nursing assistant in training and taking care of you ! Ofcourse bringing you pepsi colas everytime I came to see you. I pray that God can comfort your family members and your friends ! Until I see you Again.
I love you
Submitted by Courtney Parks on Aug 4 2017 10:04:40 PM
Courtney E. Parks lit a candle for Blanche C. Boan
Courtney E. Parks lit a candle on Aug 4 2017 10:02:29 PM
We always enjoyed visiting and having prayer with Mrs. Blanche. We always prayed with her for her loving family. We pray that our Lord Kesus Christ will comfort you as only He can and that every family member and friend will trust Jesus as Lord and Savior and see her again in His presence.
Dennis and Gennie
Submitted by Dennis & Gennie Wallace on Aug 4 2017 07:29:58 PM
Donald and Alice Webster lit a candle for Blanche C. Boan
Donald and Alice Webster lit a candle on Aug 4 2017 04:53:13 PM
Gene and Jewell Watson lit a candle for Blanche C. Boan
Gene and Jewell Watson lit a candle on Aug 4 2017 09:18:43 AM
I will miss you Blanche fly with the Angels
Submitted by Jennifer Brock Harrington and family on Aug 3 2017 08:19:34 PM
Jimmy and Libby Pigge lit a candle for Blanche C. Boan
Jimmy and Libby Pigge lit a candle on Aug 3 2017 08:00:54 PM
Donald and Susan Tyner lit a candle for Blanche C. Boan
Donald and Susan Tyner lit a candle on Aug 3 2017 06:13:19 PM
Jeff, Debbie and Tabitha Hunet lit a candle for Blanche C. Boan
Jeff, Debbie and Tabitha Hunet lit a candle on Aug 3 2017 05:59:26 PM
Text me the address
The address has been sent to your phone