|Birth: ||Apr. 18, 1919|
|Death: ||Dec. 22, 2005|
Funeral service for Delia L. Boyd will be 2 p.m., Tues., Dec. 27, at Sequoyah Baptist Church with Revs. Jim Lady and Martin Potter officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery under the direction of Musgrove-Merriott-Smith Funeral Service & Crematory. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Mon. 1-8 p.m.
Delia died Thurs., Dec. 22, 2005, at St. Francis Hospital at the age of 86.
The daughter of Sie and Rachel Ann (Stephens) Busby was born April 18, 1919, in Rogers County. She attended Harmony Star school. On May 10, 1936, Delia married Lane Faulkner Boyd. Delia was a homemaker, and after her children were grown she worked as a cook and dietician for Claremore Public Schools. She enjoyed antiques, cooking, and attending her church, Sequoyah Baptist Church.
Delia is preceded in death by her husband; parents; and siblings: Jim Busby, Pearl Smith, Jack Busby, Betty Brazeal, Blanche Robison, Grover Busby, Ernest Busby, Rachel Mae Busby, and Mimea Busby.
She is survived by her sons: Carl Boyd and wife, Sherry, and Bill Boyd and wife, Carol all of Claremore; brothers: Minor Busby and wife, Ruth of Edmond, and Franklin Busby and wife, Paula of Claremore; grandchildren: Trent Boyd, Todd Boyd, Lana VanVleet, Lance Boyd, and Leta Troxell; and great-grandchildren: Jennifer Boyd, Andrew Boyd, William Boyd, Catherine VanVleet, and Robert VanVleet.
Memorial contributions may be made to Sequoyah Baptist Church, 15601 S. Hwy. 66, Claremore, OK 74017. (bio by: LaDeana)
Created by: Abby Normal
Record added: Feb 13, 2009
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