Maxine Boyd

Wednesday, October 31, 2007


Maxine Boyd, 73, of Blytheville died Friday, Oct. 26, 2007, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville. Born Sept. 12, 1933, in Pocahontas, to the late Clarence and Avanda Cunley, Mrs. Boyd was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband, Charles Boyd of Manila; a son, Terry Griffin of West Ridge; three daughters, Jeannie Lancaster of Osceola, Midge Lancaster of Keiser, Catherine Boyd of Gosnell; 13 grandchildren; 10-great-grandchildren; three stepsons, Robert Boyd of West Ridge, Paul Boyd and Ricky Boyd, both of Oklahoma; two stepdaughters, Dianne Long and Linda Allred, both of Manila; 12 stepgrandchildren; 12 step-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Avanda Jefferson of St. Louis, Mo., and Lucille Thomas of Pocahontas.

Mrs. Boyd was preceded in death by her parents; a brother and three grandchildren.

Graveside services were 2 p.m. Monday at the Garden Point Cemetery in Etowah with Rev. Matthew Collier officiating. Faith Funeral Service was in charge of arrangements.

Pallbearers were Robert Boyd, Terry Griffin, Jr., Chuck Boyd, Bobby Boyd, Terry Griffin, Sr., and Ronnie Warren.