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Sybil Irwin Boykin
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Birth: Jan. 22, 1928
Owensville
Saline County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Sep. 24, 1995
Monroe
Ouachita Parish
Louisiana, USA

OBITUARY: Sybil Irwin Boykin, 67, of Huttig, Arkansas, died Sunday, Sept. 24 in the North Monroe Hospital following a lengthy illness. She was born Jan. 22, 1928, in Owensville, Arkansas, the daughter of Gilbert and Lola Hutchinson Irwin.

Sybil Irwin Boykin was the third of ten children born to Gilbert A Irwin and Lola Hutchinson.

1. Charldean 1924-2007
2. Gilbert A 1925-2013
3. **Sybil 1928-1995
4. Infant Girl
5. Shirline 1932-2011
6. Dorothy Ann
7. Jackie Wayne 1938-1963
8. Billy Dan
9. Rodney
10. Lola Gail 1944-2011


Other than being a full-time mother and grandmother, she had worked at Epps Grade School, garment maker for Farmerville Shirt Factory and Buccaneer Pants Factory. She was a member of Huttig Assembly of God Church.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Jackie Wayne Irwin. Survivors include her husband, Leon Boykin of Huttig; four sons, the Rev. Byron Boykin of Sulphur, La., Roger Wayne Boykin of Sibley, La., and Carl and Curtis Boykin, both of Huttig: two daughters, Karen Boykin McKnight of Delhi, LA, and Judy Lynn Boykin Gibson of El Dorado; three brothers, Gilbert Irwin Jr., of Haile, LA, Billy Irwin of Memphis, TN, and Rodney Irwin of Monroe, LA; four sisters, Charlene Venable and Gayle Irwin of Beaumont, TX. Shirlene Scott of Monroe, and Anne Roberson of St. Louis, MO; 15 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Huttig Assembly of God Church, with the Revs. Wendell Miller and Robin Hood officiating. Burial will be in Old LaPile Cemetery under the direction of Rumph-Owers Funeral Home. The family will be at 532 Bolding Road in Huttig. Mrs. Boykin will lie in state at the funeral home in Strong, Arkansas. 
 
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 Parents:
  Gilbert A. Irwin (1900 - 1975)
  Lola Hutchinson Irwin (1904 - 1966)
 
 Spouse:
  Leon Boykin (1925 - 2008)
 
 Children:
  Carl Lane Boykin (1955 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charldean Irwin Venable (1924 - 2007)*
  Gilbert Andrew Irwin (1925 - 2013)*
  Sybil Irwin Boykin (1928 - 1995)
  Shirline Irwin Scott (1932 - 2011)*
  Jackie Wayne Irwin (1938 - 1963)*
  Lola Gail Irwin (1944 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Lapile Cemetery
Lapile
Union County
Arkansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Skippersgirl
Originally Created by: Iris Meshell
Record added: Feb 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66013057
Sybil <i>Irwin</i> Boykin
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Sybil <i>Irwin</i> Boykin
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Sybil <i>Irwin</i> Boykin
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- Ann S Boykin
 Added: May. 2, 2013
Sybil Irwin Boykin was a true Southern lady, a wonderful mother and devoted wife. She was a beautiful , kind & gentle soul.
- Ann Skipper Boykin
 Added: Oct. 25, 2012
 
 
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