Nov. 17, 1938 Kingsport Sullivan County Tennessee, USA
His father was George Pinkney Boyd who died in 1857 in Weakley County Tennessee.
He was a lifelong resident of Tennessee. He was originally from West Tennessee where he was a farmer and also worked as the cashier at the Bank of Dresden. He moved to Kingsport in 1928 and worked for the Eastman Corporation. Services were held at the home of his daughter Mrs. H.G. Stone.