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Doris J. Boyce

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Doris J. Boyce Obituary
Doris J. Boyce

AGE: 100 •

Doris J. Boyce, age 100, passed away on July 8, 2017 at the Seaford Center.

Doris was born near Lowes Crossroads in Laurel on March 6, 1917. She is the daughter of the late Edgar J. Jones and Estella Taylor Jones. She graduated from Laurel High School in the class of 1935. She was the co-owner of B and W Market and retired as the head cafeteria cashier at the DuPont company in Seaford. She enjoyed picking strawberry's every year.

Doris is preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow D. Boyce in 1983, a daughter and son in law Elaine and Ronald Lynch, a daughter in law Sharon Boyce, and a brother, E. Marvin Jones.

Doris is survived by her three sons, W. Douglas Boyce (Diane) of Dover, David T. Boyce (Anna) of Laurel, and Brent J. Boyce of Laurel. Her brother Kendal J. Jones of Laurel, eleven grandchildren, twenty-six great grandchildren, and two great great grandchildren. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at the Hannigan, Short, Disharoon Funeral Home Laurel, Delaware on Friday, July 14, 2017 at 12:00 pm. A viewing will be held one hour prior to the service. The Rev. Ruth Tull will officiate. Interment will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery.

Contributions can be made in her memory to: Centenary United Methodist Church, 200 W Market St. Laurel, DE 19956.
Published in The News Journal on July 12, 2017
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