NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Mrs. Julia Diane Brown Boyd, 53, of Todd Avenue, entered into rest June 11, 2011 at MCG Health. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, June 18, 2011 at First Providence Baptist Church with the Rev. Alexander Pope, Jr., officiating. Interment will be in Walker Memorial Park. Mrs. Boyd was a member of First Providence Baptist Church where she served on the Outreach Ministry, Children Church Ministry and Choir Ministry. She was employed by the Veterans Administration Medical Center as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Survivors include her husband, Lamar Boyd, Jr.; her children, Daryl Boyd, Denesha Boyd and Kaylor Boyd; her mother, Mervie Brown; six brothers, Henry (Susanna) Crawford, Reginald (Renee) Brown, Jimmy (Tanya) Brown, Daniel (Kimberly) Brown, James (Brenda) Brown and Corey Frazier; four sisters, Joan (Frank) Mims, Sylvia (Melvin) Brooks, Julia Brown and Angela Brown; grandchildren, Jarvis Boyd, Jaccara Boyd, JaMarcus Boyd and Brooklyn Brown; aunt, Burnease Coney; a host of other relatives and friends. The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Friends may call at the residence. G.L. Brightharp(s)and(s)Sons Mortuary, 614 West Avenue, North Augusta, SC (803) 279-0026.
The Augusta Chronicle-June 17, 2011