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Alvin Whitten Boyd
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1913
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 4, 1998
Cookeville
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA

b. 16 August 1913, Putnam Co., TN d. 4 June 1998, Putnam Co., TN, (T SGT US ARMY WWII), md Julia (Greer) Boyd, b. 2 July 1925, Obion, TN. Alvin W. Boyd, s/o Ernest Houston Boyd Sr. (1879-1956) & Mattie Hughes Ragland (1885-1981).

COOKEVILLE - Funeral services for Alvin W. Boyd of Cookeville will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 6, at Cookeville First Presbyterian Church. Burial will be in Cookeville City Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. on Friday, June 5, at Dyer Funeral Home.

Mr. Boyd was dead on arrival at Cookeville Regional Medical Center today, June 4, 1998.

He was born in Putnam County to the late Ernest Houston Boyd Sr. and Mattie Ragland Boyd. Mr. Boyd was a veteran of World War II and a graduate of Samford University. He was a Rotarian and a life-long member and elder at Cookeville First Presbyterian Church. Mr. Boyd was also a member of V.F.W. and the American Legion Post #46. He was a retired pharmacist and owner of Boyd Drug Store in Cookeville.

His family includes his wife, a brother, two sisters, two nephews, and a great-niece.

In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, William Hardin Boyd. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ernest Houston Boyd (1879 - 1956)
  Mattie Hughes Ragland Boyd (1885 - 1981)
 
 Spouse:
  Julia Greer Boyd (1925 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alvin Whitten Boyd (1913 - 1998)
  Mary Butler Boyd (1917 - 2002)*
  Avo Boyd Evans (1919 - 2007)*
  Ernest Houston Boyd (1921 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cookeville City Cemetery
Cookeville
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: imagal49
Originally Created by: Larry Moore
Record added: Aug 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56995381
Alvin Whitten Boyd
Added by: Larry Moore
 
Alvin Whitten Boyd
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