|Birth: ||Jun. 9, 1863|
Elmer Boyd, aged 74 years, died Monday at the home of his brother, Clint H. Boyd, in Ohio Township. He was ill only a few hours from pneumonia. He leaves two other brothers, Walter W. Boyd of the same neighborhood and Curt Boyd living in New Mexico. All are sons of the late Levi Boyd, who died in the same home in March of last year in his 100th year. Funeral services were Wednesday afternoon.
[Note: from stone 1863 - 1937 in Big Four Cemetery Ohio Twp]
Transcribed by Irene Blamer
Elmer Boyd, Aged 74, Dies Suddenly
Elmer Boyd, aged 74, died at noon Monday at the home of his brother, Clint H., on Hannan Trace. Though he had not been feeling well for a while, he had sat in front of the grate fire that morning. His death resulted a few hours later from pneumonia.
Funeral services will be held at the Hannan Trace Church at 1 o'clock Wednesday afternoon, in charge of Rev. Jennings Creemens. Burial at the same place by C.R. Halley.
Decedent was the oldest of the children of Levi Boyd, who died in the same home on March 10, 1936, in his 100th. year--the oldest man in the country after the death of E.N. Ridgeway.
Elmer is survived by two brothers (besides Clint), Water W. of the same community and Curt Boyd, New Laguna, New Mexico.
[Note: Death Certificate: born June 9, 1862; died Nov. 29, 1937; aged 74. Parents: Levi Boyd and Mary Adams. Burial Big Four Cemetery in Ohio Township.]
Gallipolis Daily Tribune
Nov. 30, 1937
Transcribed by F.K. Brown
Direct Link: http://www.galliagenealogy.org/Obituaries/obits_bev-bo.htm
Levi Boyd (1837 - 1936)
Elmer E. Boyd (1863 - 1937)
Clinton Homer Boyd (1876 - 1969)*
Walter W. Boyd (1878 - 1963)*
Lelia Pearl Boyd (1880 - 1934)*
Big Four Cemetery
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Originally Created by: M Holbein
Record added: Sep 04, 2009
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