Originally created 11/17/00

Mr. Jimmy Boyd Sr.



Mr. James "Jimmy" Edward Boyd Sr., 70, of Powell Road, died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2000, at Medical College of Georgia Hospital.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Bellevue Memorial Gardens, Grovetown, with the Revs. Robert Boyd and Richard Boyd officiating.

Mr. Boyd, a native of Richmond County, was an Army veteran of World War II and had retired as a floor wood craftsman. He was a member of Bayvale Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Kathleen W. Boyd; three sons, Jim Boyd Jr., Appling, Samuel Boyd, Augusta, and Jeff Boyd, Atlanta; two daughters, Sandy Meadows, Evans, and April Braswell, Grovetown; two brothers, Robert Boyd and Richard Boyd, both of Augusta; two sisters, Marybell Creech, Augusta, and Maude Crawford, Branchville, S.C.; and seven grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Shorty Hall, Calvin Coogler, Jim Lowden, Keeble Lambeth, David Hewitt and Wayne Cruey.

Friends may call at the residence.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Starling Funeral Home, Harlem.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 17, 2000