Troy Lee Boyd, 88, son of Millard F. and Samantha E. Morgan Boyd, was born April 23, 1931, at Eunice. He passed away Sept. 30, 2019, at his Success home.

He married Edith Rose Willson of Bucyrus on Sept. 14, 1957.  

Mr. Boyd grew up at Eunice and attended Pine Flat School.  He served in the U.S. Army and was a combat veteran of the Korean War. 

Mr. Boyd retired as a maintenance mechanic at Fort Leonard Wood. He liked hunting, fishing, gardening, restoring 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 a sister, Dovie Garrett, and several nieces, nephews and friends.

Graveside services are at 11 a.m. Oct. 3, 2019, at Union Chapel Cemetery, Eunice, with Pastor Benjamin Pursifull officiating. 

Services were under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.

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