Obit: Billy Boyd

Obit: Billy Boyd

March 19th, 2014 in Obituaries
Location: Dunlap

Billy Wayne "Bill" Boyd, 76, died at Hospice of Chattanooga on Tuesday, March 18, 2014. Bill worked at Spartan Industries in Dunlap and retired from Norton Industries in Soddy-Daisy and was a Christian by faith. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, JC and Sarah Christian Boyd; parents, Clarence and Neta Elliot Boyd; brother, JC (Alma) Boyd; sister, Avis (Ron) Walker; nephews, John David Boyd and Burnette Sims; and great-niece, Jennifer Sims. Survivors include his brothers, Z.T. "Zach" (Joyce) Boyd and John H. (Wanda) Boyd; sister, Georgia Ruth Sims, all of Dunlap; nephews, Larry (Kendra) Boyd, John Wayne (Vickie) Sims, Eddie (Julie) Walker, Tommy (Carol) Sims, all of Dunlap, Zachary (Lori) Boyd, Crossville, Tenn., Brad (Amy) Boyd, Gainsville, Ga.; nieces, Kathy (Houston) Cunningham, Debbie Boyd, Dunlap, Lahetta (Joe) Abts, Springfield, Ala., Judy (Royce) Tankersley, Jasper, and Peggy Sims, Dunlap; several great-nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. CST Friday, March 21, 2014, in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Marvin McClendon officiating. Burial will follow in Rankin Cemetery. The family will receive friend from 1-8 p.m. CST Thursday at Ewton Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Rankin Cemetery, 157 Spur Ridge Rd. Dunlap, TN 37327 or a charity of your choice.