|Birth: ||Sep. 13, 1933|
|Death: ||Jul. 16, 2010|
Jewell E. Boyd
Augusta, GA – Entered into rest Friday, July 16, 2010 at Doctors Hospital, Mrs. Jewell E. Boyd, 76, wife of Rev. Richard W. Boyd, Sr.
Mrs. Boyd was a native and lifelong resident of Augusta. She was a member of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church in Hephzibah. Mrs. Boyd successfully raised her children and then attended Augusta College receiving her nursing degree. She then worked at University Hospital on the OB/GYN floor for 15 years. Mrs. Boyd was the church pianist at Bellevue Baptist Church and also taught Sunday School. She was a devoted Christian and devoted to her family. She was an avid gardener, enjoying the outdoors and plants.
Family members in addition to her husband include son: Billy Boyd (Martha) of
Clarkesville, GA; daughters: Vickie Ellison (Walter) of Forsyth, GA, Sharon Wall (Michael) of Thomson, GA; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brother: Wilber G. Morgan; sisters: Mary Galloway and Delores McGlohon. She was predeceased by her infant son Timothy D. Boyd.
Funeral services will be held Monday, July 19, 2010 at 1:00 P.M. at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church with Dr. Billy Turner officiating. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Walter Ellison, Michael Wall, Mark Boyd, Chris Prescott, Timothy Boyd, and Gary Futch. Honorary Pallbearers will be the Nurses and Staff of the OB/ GYN Unit (3rd Floor) at University Hospital.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church, 3965 Deans Bridge Rd., Hephzibah, GA 30815, or St. Jude Children's Hospital, Memorial Dept., 501 St. Judes Pl, Memphis TN 38105-1905.
The family will receive friends Sunday, July 18, 2010 from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. at
Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Please sign the guestbook at www.thomaspoteet.com
Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Bill Waters
Record added: Jul 16, 2010
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