David M. Boyd, Sr.
David Mitchel Boyd, Sr., age 58 of Clarksville, died Saturday, June 22, 2013 at his residence.
Funeral service 11 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013 at Boiling Spring Missionary Baptist Church. Interment Magnolia Cemetery in Florida. Visitation Friday, July 5, 2013 from 12 Noon - 8 p.m., with the family present 6 p.m. - 8 p.m., at Foston Funeral Home.
He was born October 6, 1954 in Blountstown, FL to the late Henry and Alice Swaills Boyd. He was a member of Boiling Spring Missionary Baptist Church where he was a member of the Deacon Board, Trustee, and sang in the Male and Mass Choir. He retired from the U.S. Army and Clarksville Department of Electricity.
He leaves to share precious memories his daughter, Lorie Boyd, Houston, TX; sons, David M. Boyd II, Anthony (Teresa) Hooks, Stephen B. Hooks; sisters, Margaret Brown, Cleveland, OH, Alice Boyd, Blountstown, FL, Helen Marcelle, Tallahassee, FL and Shirley Gaines, West Palm Beach, FL; brothers, Waymon H, (Geraldine) Boyd, Marianna, FL, Rev. Edgar Eli (Florence) Boyd, Los Angeles, CA, Leonard T. Boyd, Blountstown, FL and Wayne F. Boyd Upper Marlboro, MD; the mother of his children, Mary Boyd; grandchildren, Ouia N. Boyd, Rakim Payton and Sydney Tedford; aunt and uncle, Bessie and James Gatlin; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Foston Funeral Home, (931) 647-5451.