|Death: ||Jun. 5, 1930|
Gretna, Nebr. -- Charles Boyd, forty-seven, well known Nebraska druggist for many years, was found dead in his store just before midnight Thursday. Mrs. Boyd, returning from a party discovered her husband lying beside the prescription counter. Unable to waken him, she called a doctor, who said he had died of heart disease. Mr. boyd had been waiting on customers shortly before he was found dead. He had conducted drug stores at Edgar and Nelson for a number of years before coming to Gretna six years ago. Besides his wife he leaves a daughter, Jean, twenty. The family is well known in this section. -- Lincoln Daily Star.
Deceased was a son of Mr. and Mrs. James Boyd both of whom have preceded him in death. Both Charley and his wife, nee Helene Templton (NOTE: Templeton), ar (sic) well known in Nelson, having been reared here and graduated from the Nelson high school--the former with the Class of 1901 and the latter a year later. A host of friends here join the bereaved in lamenting the untimely death of the husband and father.
The body was brought to Nelson Sunday afternoon and taken to the home of T.W. Cole, where a brief service was conducted by Rev. Carl O. Olson. A number of relatives from Lincoln, and friends from Superior and Edgar came to attend the funeral. Interment was made in Nelson cemetery.
The Nelson Gazette, Thursday, June 12, 1930; pg. 4
Married 14 June 1910
Helene Adele Templeton Boyd (1884 - ____)
C Jean Carlson Boyd (1911 - 1945)*
Plot: Block 16, Lot 19
Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
Record added: Jun 28, 2007
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