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Josie Boyd Chandler
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Birth: Sep. 16, 1908
Limestone County
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 2009
Limestone County
Texas, USA

Josie Boyd Chandler, 100, of Mexia, passed away Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009, in Mexia. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 12, in the Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home Chapel in Mexia. The Rev. Tom Prentiss will officiate with interment to follow in the Mexia City Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be 5 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, at Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home.

Josie was born to the late James Emmitt and Beulah Ellen Wright Boyd in Mexia, Texas, where she lived her entire life. Mrs. Josie worked for Sears Catalog Sales Office in Mexia for 33 years, serving over half of that time as manager of the store. She was a member of the Presbyterian Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Alfred Chandler; brothers, Clyde Boyd, Hiram Boyd and N. B. Boyd; and sisters, Marie Causey and Lucy Lee Thompson.

She is survived by a niece, Marian McDonald and husband, W. G. "Mac"; nephews, Robert James Boyd and wife, Glenda and Jim Boyd and Eddie Boyd and wife, Cyndi; numerous great, great-great and great-great-great-nieces and nephews.

Waco Tribune-Herald: 2/10/2009...X3
Family links: 
  James Emmett Boyd (1881 - 1965)
  Beulah Ellen Boyd (1881 - 1977)
  James Alfred Chandler (1901 - 1996)*
  Marie Boyd Causey (1906 - 1959)*
  Josie Boyd Chandler (1908 - 2009)
  Lucy Lee Boyd Thompson (1910 - 1998)*
  Napoleon Bonaparte Boyd (1916 - 1998)*
*Calculated relationship
Mexia City Cemetery
Limestone County
Texas, USA
Created by: Ruth M. Brown
Record added: Feb 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33705574
Josie <i>Boyd</i> Chandler
Added by: Knobby
Josie <i>Boyd</i> Chandler
Added by: Knobby
Josie <i>Boyd</i> Chandler
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- Wanda M.
 Added: Sep. 20, 2012
I had no Godparents; Jimmie and Josie were as close as anyone could ever expect. I was born next to them, and I always held them there, in my heart.
- Knobby Higgins
 Added: Sep. 19, 2009

- Rest in heavenly peace ~*Ladypepper*~
 Added: Feb. 11, 2009

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