Mr. Donell Boyd, Sr.

Mr. Donell Boyd, Sr., age 93, of 209 Lynn Avenue, Laurens, died Sunday, January 19, 2014 in the National Healthcare Center, of Laurens.  A son of the late Press Boyd and Luddie Davis Boyd and husband of Lillie Mae Tribble Boyd, he was a retired concrete finisher.  He is survived by his wife, Lillie Mae Boyd of the home; three sons, Donell (Shirley) Boyd, Jr. of Waterloo, SC, Joe (Nell) Boyd of Simpsonville, SC, Willie Earle Boyd of Bronx, NY; one daughter, Mary Jean Dendy of Laurens, SC and twenty grandchildren.   Funeral service was held 2 p.m., Thursday, January 23, 2014 at the C.D. Beasley Memorial Chapel of the Beasley Funeral Home, Laurens, with Rev. Eugene Pulley and Rev. Anthony Sims officiating.  Burial was in the New China Baptist Church Cemetery.  Beasley Funeral Home, Laurens was in charge of arrangements.

Your kind expressions of sympathy and friendship will always remain in our memories. Thank you for your thoughtfulness. ~ The Family