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Rev Boyce Leroy Humphrey
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1930
Seminole County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jan. 20, 2010
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

KERNERSVILLE-Rev. Boyce Leroy Humphrey, 80, passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2010 at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home. He was born January 02, 1930 in Cromwell, Seminole Co., Oklahoma to the late James Ephraim and Geneva Irene Holderman Humphrey, formerly of Akins, Oklahoma.

He attended school in Muldrow, Oklahoma from 1943 to 1946. He grduated from Fort Smith High School in 1948. Rev. Humphrey was a member of Southside Baptist Church and volunteered with Forsyth Jail and Prison Ministries. He retired from Western Electric after many years of service. Rev. Humphrey's passion was his music ministry while serving many churches.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife, Betty Jane (Chappell) Humphrey; and three sisters.

Surviving are his wife, Honey Noah Humphrey of the home; one son, Keith Humphrey and wife Margaret of Stillwater, Oklahoma; two daughters, Nadine Humphrey Atkins of High Point, North Carolina and Annette Humphrey Marshall and husband Dennis of Garland, Texas; one step-son, Joseph Anthony Noah and wife Jenny of Germanton, North Carolina; two step-daughters, Tonya Noah Jenkins and Angela Noah Anderson both of Clemmons, North Carolina; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Joseph Henry Humphrey of Vian, Oklahoma, and James Garland Humphrey of Billingham, Washington; and his loving companion that brought many smiles, "Buster".

A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 am Monday, January 25, 2010 at Hayworth Miller Kernersville Chapel with Rev. Brian King and Rev. Jim Clodfelter officiating. Burial will follow in Oaklawn Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 4-6:00 pm Sunday, January 24, 2010 at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to either, Piedmont Baptist College and Graduate School, 420 S. Broad St., Winston Salem, NC 27101 or Forsyth Jail and Prison Ministries, PO Box 11802, Winston Salem, NC 27116. Online condolences may be made at

Oaklawn Memorial Gardens
3250 High Point Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27107

4:00PM to 6:00PM on Sunday, January 24th, 2010 at Kernersville Chapel

11:00AM at Hayworth Miller Kernersville Chapel on Monday, January 25th, 2010
Family links: 
  James Ephraim Humphrey (1904 - 1974)
  Geneva Holderman Humphrey (1908 - 1944)
  Betty Jane Chappell Humphrey (1927 - 1993)*
  David Keith Humphrey (1951 - 2012)*
  Boyce Leroy Humphrey (1930 - 2010)
  Ethel Humphrey Tenney (1935 - 1992)*
*Calculated relationship
Oaklawn Memorial Gardens
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Carol Davis-Ulmer
Record added: Feb 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47663792
Rev Boyce Leroy Humphrey
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Rev Boyce Leroy Humphrey
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Rev Boyce Leroy Humphrey Class of 1948 Fort Smith Senior High
- Joseph StCloud IRWIN
 Added: Jun. 16, 2015

- DebbieLee (Graveyard Granny)
 Added: Feb. 2, 2014

- Carol Davis-Ulmer
 Added: Feb. 6, 2010

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