June 01, 1928 – April 02, 2020
David Edgar Boyd, 91, a resident of Jayess, died April 2, 2020, at his residence.
A private graveside service was April 6, 2020, at Enon Cemetery, Rev. Tommy Boyd and Rev. Bobby Lambert officiating.
He was born June 1, 1928, in Walthall County, the son of the late James Prentis Boyd and Janie Wallace Boyd.
Boyd was a retired factory and farm worker. He was a member of The Gospel Assembly for many years and attended New Bethel. He served his country during the Korean War in the U.S. Army. He loved his Lord, hunting and fishing.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by two brothers, James Edward Boyd and wife Leuna and Paul Boyd and wife Mary; one sister, Earline Hughes and husband Johnnie and a daughter-in-law, Sheila Price Boyd.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Betty Jo Greer Boyd; his children, David M. Boyd and wife Donna and Sylvia Ann Boyd and husband Tommy; one brother, Don and wife Mae Boyd; a brother-in-law, H.P. Greer and wife Lavoyce, special friends, Bobby and Shirley Lambert; step grandchildren, Joseph Simon and wife Melissa and Thomas Simon and wife Brittany; five step great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to your favorite charity.
Hartman-Jones Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Share condolences please go to www.hartmanjonesfuneralhome.com