Obituary - Troy L. Boyd

     Troy Lee Boyd, age 88, son of Millard F. and Samantha E. (Morgan) Boyd was born April 23, 1931 in Eunice, Mo. He passed away September 30, 2019 at his home in Success, Mo.
     He was united in marriage September 14, 1957 to Edith Rose Willson of Bucyrus at the home of Mrs. Sadie Miles. 
     Troy grew up in Eunice and attended Pine Flat School. He served in the United States Army and was a combat veteran of the Korean War. Troy retired as a maintenance mechanic at Fort Leonard Wood. He loved to hunt, fish, garden, restore antique vehicles and travel. He especially enjoyed outdoor activities including creek side dinners with the family.
     He is preceded in death by his parents; wife; four sisters, Vera Stark, Velma Bailey, Tressie Pursifull, and Alida Holt; and five brothers, Harry Boyd, Wade Boyd, Joseph Boyd, Leyburn Boyd, and Ottis Boyd. He is survived by one sister, Dovie Garrett and several nieces, nephews, and friends.

     Graveside services were held at 11:00 a.m. on October 3, 2019 at Union Chapel Cemetery, Eunice, Mo., with Pastor Benjamin Pursifull officiating. Services were under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.



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