The Ada News
Services for Lynnye Lewanda Boyd, 84, Allen, are 10 a.m. Friday at Richmond Avenue Free Will Baptist Church, the Revs. Chris Brannon and Buddy Drake and Mrs. Boyd's grandson, Josh Tatum, are officiating. Burial follows at Allen Cemetery. The Family is receiving friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Criswell Chapel in Allen.
Mrs. Boyd died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at an Ada nursing home. She was born Oct. 31, 1928, in Oden, Ark., to Jeff and Lucille Weems Cagle. She moved to Allen as a child. She attended McCall’s Chapel grade school, Sasakwa and Allen schools and later received her GED diploma.
She married Earl Boyd on April 18, 1945. He died Oct. 27, 1995.
Mrs. Boyd was a homemaker and a member of Allen Family, Community and Education Club (formerly the Homemaker’s Society). She was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include three daughters and sons-in-law, Janice and George Potter, Indianola, Miss., Carol and Ed Jarrett, Ada, and Connie and Bill Tatum, Ada; three sons, Danny Boyd and wife Jessie, Allen, Eddy Boyd, Guthrie, and Dale Boyd and wife Sharon, Durant; two brothers, Bill Wayne Tygart, Fort Smith, Ark., and Roger Hinchey, Grove; 14 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a daughter, Earlene Boyd in 1949, a brother, Roy Hinchey, and two half-brothers, Grady Cagle and Luther Cagle.
Bearers are Lee Jarrett, Scott Jarrett, Lance Tatum, Josh Tatum, Johnny Boyd, Jimmy Boyd, Tyler Jarrett and Tanner Jarrett.
Obituaries may be viewed and online condolences sent to criswellfh.com.