Mr. Preston H. Boutwell, Sr., age 81, of Opp, Alabama went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, August 8, 2022. He passed away at his home surrounded by family and friends.
Mr. Boutwell is survived by his wife of fifty-nine years, Shirley Alford Boutwell; daughters, Leigh Boutwell Hall and Carol Boutwell Blair & husband, Mitch; son, Preston H. Boutwell, Jr. & wife, Jan; sister, Edna Owens; grandchildren, Ashley Hall Blount & Chris, Garrett Blair & Molly, Anna Hall, Amber Boutwell Campbell & Grayson, Gracyn Blair King & Alex, Ansley Hall, Garyn Blair; Tray Boutwell and Gunter Whetstone & Becky; great-grandchildren, Levi Preston Blount, Amelia Ann Blair, Meredith Blount, McKinley Blount, Maxyn Blair, Lola Mae Blount, Lauren Reese Campbell and Hunt Whetstone; sister-in-law, Rhonda Whetstone & husband, Tony; brother-in-law, Bobby Ray Owens; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ethel Lee Stinson Boutwell and Clemmie Roscoe Boutwell; sisters, Irone Sumblin, Lavonia Thomas and Julia Eddins; and brothers, Curt Boutwell and Lorenza Boutwell.
Funeral services for Mr. Preston H. Boutwell, Sr. will be held at 10:00 am Thursday, August 11, 2022 from Wyatt Funeral Home Chapel with burial following in Peaceful Acres Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held Wednesday evening from 6 until 8 at Wyatt Funeral Home. Tommy Green and Chris Dunham will be officiating. Serving as pallbearers will be Garrett Blair, Tray Boutwell, Gunter Whetstone, Alex King, Chris Blount, Grayson Campbell, Ashton Patel and Randy Bowers.
The family would like to thank DaySpring Hospice and Jeanette Merrill for the loving care they provided during this most difficult time.