Apr. 9, 1918 Rockville Charleston County South Carolina, USA
Sep. 4, 2004 Charleston County South Carolina, USA
John Scott Boykin was born in Rockville, South Carolina on April 9, 1918, a son of Stephen Madison Boykin and Florence Mabel Bailey Boykin. He attended Murray Vocational School and graduated from St. John's High School.
John Boykin was married to Elizabeth Mildred "Millie" Pinckney, daughter of Thomas and Ethel Pinckney. They had one son, Charles Gregory Boykin. He was the owner of Boykin's Grocery Store on Wadmalaw Island until he retired. John Scott Boykin departed this life on September 4th 2004 at the age of 86 years.