Stacey was born on August 30, 1973, in Kansas City, Missouri, to Robert L. and Karen N. Boulware. She is survived by her father, Robert; stepmother, Linda Stainbrook; sister, Amy Boulware; uncle, William Boulware; and cousin, Kristen Boulware. Her mother, Karen, is deceased.
Stacey loved sports, particularly tennis and basketball. She played both in high school and competed in tennis at the University of Missouri in Kansas City. She continued playing competitive tennis, winning the ALTA (Atlantic Tennis Association) Open Singles Championship just two days prior to her passing.
She also enjoyed working with horses. She loved all animals and left behind her two constant companions, Kimura and Karate.
Stacey was a decorated firefighter and EMT. It was a profession she loved. At the time of her death, she was in the process of becoming a paramedic, a designation she was awarded posthumously.
She will be missed by all her brother and sister firefighters of Cobb County, Georgia, particularly her best friends, Kim T. and Mike B., and all members of her family.
God bless and keep you, Stacey B.