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Mattie Foree Rowland Boyd
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1891
Etowah
McMinn County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Sep. 3, 1970
Waco
McLennan County
Texas, USA

The Waco News Tribune
Sep. 4, 1970

Mrs. Mattie Boyd
Mother, Son Joint Funeral Rites Today

Mrs. Mattie F. Boyd of 531 Proctor died early Thursday in a local hospital. Her son, Homer E. Boyd, 41, of 3529 Live Oak, died Wednesday morning in a Temple hospital after a long illness.

Joint funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. today at the Wilkirson and Hatch Chapel, Rev. Noel V. Guice and Rev. R.C. Hallman will officiate. Burial will be in Waco Memorial Park.

Mrs. Boyd was born in Etowah, Tenn. and was reared and educated in Eulogy. She married the late Jasper N. Boyd in 1915 and moved to Waco in 1946. She was a member of the Baptist Church. She was 79.

Her son was born in Plainview and was reared and educated in Hillsboro. He later attended Baylor University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Mr. Boyd retired after 14 years with Rocketdyne in 1966 because of ill health. He married Miss Carroll Hardegen of Indiana in 1969.

Survivors of Mrs. Boyd include one daughter, Mrs. J. R. (Oletha) Burchard of 601 Dyer; one son, J.R. Boyd of 2005 Avondale; one brother, Floyd Rowland of Morton; 11 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Besides a brother and a sister listed above, Mr. Boyd is survived by his wife and one son, James Louis Boyd of 3529 Live Oak. 
 
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 Parents:
  Philip Rowland (1828 - 1923)
  Martha A King Rowland (1844 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Jasper Newton Boyd (1891 - 1954)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Gilbert Boyd (1918 - 1970)*
  Infant Son Boyd (1918 - ____)*
  Jasper Rowland Boyd (1921 - 1996)*
  Oletha Dorris Boyd Burchard (1924 - 1975)*
  Floyd Lee Boyd (1927 - 1927)*
  Homer Earl Boyd (1929 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elvina H. Rowland Akens (1859 - 1893)**
  Melvin Clure Rowland (1861 - 1942)**
  Dutch H. Elmore Rowland (1863 - 1920)**
  Margaret Delaney Rowland Leslie (1865 - 1943)**
  Leonard Jason Leslie (1865 - 1947)**
  Lutishia Rowland Perkins (1868 - 1952)**
  Calvin A Rowland (1871 - 1953)**
  Mary Elizabeth Rowland Moates (1872 - 1942)**
  Thomas Franklin Rowland (1875 - 1965)**
  James Abraham Rowland (1877 - 1963)**
  Parthenia Rowland Crittenden (1878 - 1966)**
  Henry Philip Rowland (1885 - 1957)*
  Mattie Foree Rowland Boyd (1891 - 1970)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Waco Memorial Park
Waco
McLennan County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Glenda Rowland
Record added: Nov 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44093076
Mattie Foree <i>Rowland</i> Boyd
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- Glenda Rowland
 Added: Nov. 8, 2009
 
 
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