|Birth: ||Aug. 29, 1923|
|Death: ||Apr. 8, 2012|
Harold Lafayette "Pop" Boyd, 88, died Sunday, April 8, 2012, at Sanctuary Hospice House after a brief illness.
He was Born August 29, 1923, in McNairy, TN to J. L. and Lillie Plunk Boyd.
He attended McNairy School and Graduated from Bethel Springs High School.
On October 7, 1939, he Married Sarah Mildred Smith.
For 35 years he and his Wife were the Owners and Operators of Boyd's Flowers amp& Gifts and Boyd's Wholesale Florist of Tupelo.
He was a Member of Tupelo Masonic Lodge 318; a 32nd Degree Scottish Rite Mason; Past President of the Lee County Shrine Association; and Member of Tupelo Flying Fez.
He was a Pilot and Loved to Fly.
He was a Member of West Main Church of Christ.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at The Jefferson Street Chapel of W.E. Pegues with Minister Charles Tharp Officiating.
Burial will be in Tupelo Memorial Park.
Survivors include his Wife, Mildred Boyd of Tupelo; one Son, Bob Boyd and Wife, Robbie, of Furrs; three Grandchildren, Kirk Boyd of Friendship Community; William Boyd and Wife, Holly, of Tupelo; and Susan Boyd Kershaw and Husband, Jeff, of Frisco, TX; five Great Grandchildren, Melissa Boyd McAnally and Husband, Jason; Taylor Boyd; Madeline Boyd; Carson Kershaw and Sarah Kate Kershaw; one Brother, John Olen Boyd and Wife, Georgia, of McNairy, TN; and many Nieces and Nephews.
He was preceded in death by his Parents; one Son, Kenneth Boyd; one Grandson, Mark Boyd; one Sister, Rachel Hooper; and one Brother, Herman Boyd.
Pallbearers will be Chuck Begnaud, Ken Kellum, Duke Loden, Earl Reese, George Boyd and Mike Boyd.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the Funeral Home.
Expressions of sympathy may be left at www.peguesfuneralhome.com.
Published: Tuesday, April 10 2012, North East Miss Daily Journal, Tupelo, Lee County, MS4amca.
Jasper Lafayette Boyd (1900 - 1981)
Lillie Francis Plunk Boyd (1900 - 1978)
Vada Rachel Boyd Hooper (1922 - 2002)*
Harold Lafayette Boyd (1923 - 2012)
Herman G Boyd (1926 - 1990)*
John Olen Boyd (1928 - ____)*
Tupelo Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Sue Moore-Hardy
Record added: Apr 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88296314
Forever In The Loving Arms Of Our Heavenly Father.|
Added: Apr. 10, 2012