|Birth: ||Sep. 15, 1934|
|Death: ||Jan. 8, 2013|
Geraldine "Gerry" Louise (Lockyear) Boyd, 78, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at Deaconess Hospice Care Center.
Gerry was born in Evansville, Indiana on September 15, 1934 to the late Ralph and Alvera (Gerling) Lockyear. She graduated from Bosse High School in 1952.
Gerry was a waitress for many years and retired as a Deputy Clerk of Vanderburgh County. She was of the Baptist faith and she was an avid IU, Colts and NASCAR fan.
Gerry is survived by her daughters, Teresa (Roper) Brenneman and her husband, Patrick of Davison, MI, Kelly (Roper) Farris and her husband, Sam of Sierra Vista, AZ; sons, Joseph Roper and his wife, Deborah of Evansville, IN, Andrew Roper and his wife, Brenda of Evansville, IN, Darrell Boyd of Evansville, IN; brothers, Ralph Lockyear Sr. of Hudsonville, MI, Gene Lockyear and his wife, Shayron of Nashville, TN; grandchildren, Sherri Schroeder, Christopher Roper, Sara Both, Charles Stumpf, Donald Brenneman, Ashley Johnson, Kelly Braden, David Braddam, Nicholle Edwards, Jasmine Donnelly, Joseph Edwards, Ian Boyd, Lydia Boyd, Audi Craig; 21 great-grandchildren and a special nephew, Ralph Lockyear, Jr. of McPherson, KS.
Gerry was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Sonny Sandleben.
Funeral services will be held at 12Noon on Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Browning Funeral Home, 738 Diamond Ave., Evansville, Indiana 47711 with Pastor Kim Wells officiating. Burial will be held at Park Lawn Cemetery.
Friends may visit from 9AM until service time on Thursday. Memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 13067, Alexandria, VA 22312.
Park Lawn Cemetery and Mausoleum
Created by: Ms. Clyde
Record added: Jan 17, 2013
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