Wilson Boyd

Wednesday, January 28, 2004

MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Wilson C. Boyd, 91, of Marble Hill died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2004, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girar-deau.

He was born Nov. 17, 1912, at Rockview, Mo., son of Bill and Ezella Prosser Boyd. He and Helen Winchester were married May 12, 1934, at Marble Hill.

Boyd was a production manager 39 years at Ford Motor Co. He was a member, deacon and Sunday school superintendent of First Baptist Church in Advance, Mo., and member of a Masonic Lodge in Memphis, Tenn.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Bill Boyd of Marble Hill; two daughters, Shirley Fendelet of Marble Hill, Betty Zyla of Dandridge, Tenn.; four grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two brothers and a sister.

Friends may call at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church, with the Rev. Don Stephens officiating. Burial will be in Morgan Memorial Park in Advance.