Mr. Boyd died on Tuesday, September 12, 2006, at 10:27 a.m., in Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah following a short illness.
Mr. Boyd was born on December 9, 1925, in Caldwell County. He was the son of the late Richard and Flora Thomas Boyd.
Mr. Boyd was a retired tire changer, and was a member of Northside Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his 1st wife, Mary Loyce Boyd; two brothers, Pat Boyd and Owen Boyd; and a sister, Verna Childress.
Survivors include his wife, Anna Evans Boyd; three sons, Jim Hayden Boyd of Paducah, and Billy Boyd and Carrell Boyd, both of Princeton; four daughters, Shirley Gray of Caldwell County, Debbie Rogers of Paducah, Sharon Boyd of Princeton, and Kathy Cummins of Madisonville; step daughter, Marie Keys of Grand Rivers; step son, Rick Smith of Paducah; two sisters, Doris Boyd and Odell Hopper, both of Princeton; and several nieces and nephews.