Originally created 05/26/06

Jean Boyd (CLEARWATER, S.C.)



CLEARWATER, S.C. - Jean Henderson Boyd, 72, beloved wife of fifty-five years to Robert H. Boyd, of Second Avenue, entered into rest Wednesday, May 24, 2006, at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, May 28, 2006, in the chapel of Rowland Funeral Home. Interment will be in Jackson Memorial Park, Jackson, SC. Pallbearers will be Robert Hewitt Boyd, Michael Brandon Huls, Josh Stephens, Carleton Purks, Jim Boatwright, Joey Holley and Marion Smith. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday, May 27, 2006 from 5 to 7 p.m. Mrs. Boyd was a life-long resident of Clearwater, SC and was the daughter of the late Tillman Henderson and Lessie Wooten Henderson. Mrs. Boyd was a member of Clearwater Baptist Church. The family would like to express their appreciation to Regency Hospice and to Dr. Miroslav Zotovic for their care and compassion. Mrs. Boyd was preceded in death by her brother, John El Henderson and one grandson, Cody Lee Stephens. Additional survivors include one son, Robert Hewitt Boyd of Warrenville; three daughters, Angie Boyd of North Augusta, Betsy Dale Boyd Stephens-Holley of Jackson, and Kimberly Boyd Purks of Fernandina Beach; one sister, Pat H. Sumerau of North Augusta; five grandchildren, Janelle, Bobby, April, Michael Brandon and Josh; four great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to the Cody Lee Stephens Memorial Scholarship Fund, 250 Church Road, Beech Island, SC 29842. Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-May 26, 2006