Ellen Boyd died on Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Trigg County Hospital in Cadiz.
Mrs. Boyd retired from Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville as a cook/waitress in the coffee shop. She was a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Cadiz.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Noah Edison Steele and Sela Moore Steele; two brothers, Edward Steele and Johnny Denny; and three sisters, Birdie Daniel, Alice Shick and Patty Steele.
Ellen Boyd is survived by her husband, William D. “W.D.” Boyd of Cadiz; one step-daughter, Penny Mitchell (and husband Jerry) of Cadiz; four step-grandchildren and spouses, Tara and Trey Davenport of Sonora, Tasha and Bobby Harris of Cadiz, Leslie and Jason Ellerbrook of Brentwood, Tenn. and Tommy and Jennifer Mitchell of Crofton; eight step-great-grandchildren, Tristen and Titus Davenport, Rebecca, Jack, John and James Ellerbrook, Levi and Zack Mitchell.
Serving as active pallbearers were Herman Goodwin, Jon Goodwin, Kenny Goodwin, Mason Billington, Trey Davenport and Bobby Harris. Honorary pallbearers were the Adult Sunday School Class of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. Music was provided by Calvary Missionary Baptist Church Choir with Joan Terrell as pianist.
Memorial contributions may be made to: Calvary Missionary Baptist Church Building Fund, c/o Billy C. “Bubba” Stallons, 759 South Tanyard Road, Cadiz, KY 42211.