Sandra Lee Boatman Nolan (70) went to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on October 14, 2019. Sandra suffered a cerebral hemorrhage from which she could not recover while vacationing in Florence Italy. She was cremated there and returned to her home in Crawford TX by husband Mike and son Jason.
Sandy was born to Laura Lee Sandel Boatman and Rossie Milton Boatman in Houston, Texas. In her early years, Sandy took piano lessons and advanced lessons in her teen years. From age 12, until her college years, Sandy was the church pianist at First Baptist Church of Jacinto City and went on to serve as the church pianist in nearly every church where she was a member.
She graduated with honors from Galena Park North Shore HS in Houston, from Stephen F Austin State University (BS) in Nacogdoches and from Sam Houston State University (MEd) in Huntsville.
Sandy meet her future husband Mike while attending SFA, they were married August 15, 1970 in the First Baptist Church of Jacinto City in Houston TX. The Lord blessed them with two wonderful boys: Jason in 1974 and Jacob in 1978. Later with two grandchildren Jaimen (1999) and Lily (2002).
Sandy's professional career included classroom teaching and central office administration in Madisonville ISD, Management positions at the Education Service Centers Region VI and Region 12 retiring in 2012.
She was preceded in death by: Parents, Laura Lee Sandel Boatman and Rossie Milton Boatman; Son, Jacob Ross Nolan; Sister, Rosann Boatman McCarter.
She is survived by: Husband, Michael Bryan Nolan; Son, Jason Bryan Nolan
Grandson, Jaimen Bryan Nolan; Granddaughter, Lily Adrianna Nolan; Sister, Claudia Joy Boatman McKinney, all of Waco, TX.
A memorial service intending to be a celebration of Sandy's life, is planned for Saturday, November 16, 2019 in the Sanctuary at First Woodway Baptist Church at 1100 AM.
Published on November 7, 2019