Marvin "Bojack" Bouknight PDF Print E-mail

Marvin Richard “Bojack” Bouknight, 77, of Prosperity, died Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at Newberry County Memorial Hospital.

Born on May 10, 1941, in Newberry, he was the son of the late Larry Jonas and Minnie Viola Long Bouknight. He formerly worked for Duke Power and at Roberts Foundry. He was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church. Mr. Bouknight was an avid farmer, enjoyed the lake where he enjoyed fishing and was a big Braves fan.

He is survived by sons, Rick B. (Gail) of Laurens and Steven “Boo” (Wanda Gayle) Bouknight of Prosperity; sisters, Peggy B. (Marvin) Hawkins of Prosperity, Marny B. Sanders of Virginia Beach, VA, Kathy B. (Olin) Dorroh of Greenwood and Gayle B. (Mike) Seals of Simpsonville; grandchildren, Sarah B. (Jesse) Griffin, Stacie B. (Kevin) Willard, Christina E. Bouknight, Colin M. Bouknight and Baylee E. Bouknight; great-grandchildren, Kaden B. Griffin, Jackson C. Griffin, K. Davis Willard and Piper Bouknight. Mr. Bouknight was predeceased by his former wife, Reba B. Brooks and a brother-in-law, Sparky Sanders.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, October 13, 2018, at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home by the Rev. Jeff O'Dell. Burial will follow in Newberry Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Friday from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home.

Active pallbearers will be Bobby Sammons, Jay Connelly, Kenny Caldwell, Robert Slate Beck, Jesse Griffin, Kevin Willard and Chris Turner.

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#11 Nick Morris 2018-10-20 08:58
Rick and Boo , sorry to hear about your dad .
#10 Dolores Davenport 2018-10-14 07:33
My thoughts and prayers have been and will continue to be with Marvin's family for God's comfort and strength during this time of parting and sadness.
#9 Dolores Davenport 2018-10-14 07:32
My thoughts and prayers have been and will be with Marvin's family for God's comfort and strength during this time of parting and sadness.
#8 Saverance 2018-10-11 21:35
Mr Marvin will be greatly missed. I loved hearing about him and my Dad when they were young. Rest in peace.
#7 Phillip Cook 2018-10-11 17:21
Rick & Boo, we’re sorry for your loss.
#6 LonnetteTurner 2018-10-11 15:06
Steve,Boo, and family , So very sorry to hear about your father . May God be with all of you and grant you peace through this difficult time . Sincerely , Randy and Lonnette Turner
#5 Cathy Derrick Shealy 2018-10-11 10:17
My thoughts and prayers are with you ! May the grace of God give you peace!
#4 Wendy and Jay Connel 2018-10-10 12:27
We are so sorry for your loss. Bojack was one of a kind. He will be missed.
#3 Anna Marie Nicosia 2018-10-10 08:57
My sympathy in the loss of your Dad.

Anna Marie Nicosia
#2 Whup Bickley 2018-10-09 21:18
Sorry to hear of the loss of a dear friend, my prayers are with this family, God's blessings for peace and comfort during this time of grief, he's now home with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, we can find comfort in knowing his eternal life has been fulilled.
#1 Judy Simmons 2018-10-09 19:14
So sorry to hear about BoJack.My thoughts and prayers are with all of his family.