James R. Boyd – September 12, 2011

James R. Boyd, 70, of Fritch, died Monday, September 12, 2011.

Services will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, September 15, 2011 in Boxwell Brothers Memorial Chapel.   Burial will be in Dumas Cemetery.  Military Rites are by American Legion Post 224.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Dumas, 500 N. Maddox.

Mr. Boyd was born on November 24, 1940 in Dumas, TX to J.L. and Pearl Boyd.  He married Lyn Crow on November 4, 1966 in Clayton, New Mexico.  He worked for over thirty-three years at Colorado Interstate Gas retiring as superintendent.

Survivors include his wife, Lyn Boyd, of Fritch; sons, Dusty Boyd and wife D’Ann of Panhandle, TX, Damon Boyd and wife Kira of White Deer, TX and Corey Boyd of Bushland, TX; sisters, Vivian McCann of Amarillo and Jean Ward of Dumas, TX; grandchildren, Becca, Lana, Callie, Brady and Tanner.

The family would like to give a special thanks to Gina and the staff at Heritage Convalescent Center.

16 Responses to “James R. Boyd – September 12, 2011”

  1. Kelly Glenn says:

    We are so sorry for your loss.

  2. Kelly Glenn says:

    we are so sorry for loss.

  3. Jackie R. Sheldon says:

    Bo-Bo and I were in high school together and graduated together in 1959 in Dumas. Many fond- memories of classes together. May God greatly bless you in this chapter of your life as only He can do ~ been there, done this 9-years ago myself. He will strengthen, comfort and hold you through as well as children and grandchildren.

  4. Kim Lasater says:

    Damon, Tanner, Lyn,
    I am so very sorry for your loss. I have fond memories of visiting your home. I pray for peace and comfort during this time, and know that you will hold your memories dear.

    Ki, Doug, and Jared Lasater

  5. Barbara Harper Hammontree says:

    Lyn,I’m so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you & your family.

  6. Mark Weeks says:

    I worked with Jim for a number of years at CIG and can honestly say that Bo-Bo was one of a kind. I’s sorry for you loss and the loss of a good friend. May the Lord confort each of you and your memories stand strong.

  7. Krista Bashor says:

    Damon, Tanner,Lyn
    I am sorry for your loss. Your family is in our
    prayers.

  8. Dana Scott says:

    I am deeply sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

  9. Joe Horn says:

    I arrived in this world the day before Bo did, which was the only time I was ahead of him in anything. We spent many hours together in school and football, and then we went our separate ways after high school. I have never forgotten him.

    May God Bless You.

  10. Roger Currie says:

    I am sorry for your loss. we worked together at CIG.

  11. Ron Woods says:

    Jim was one of a kind! We had some great times, fishing, garage poker games and was a mentor for me @ GIG. May the Lord comfort your family!

  12. Duane and Donis Jacobs says:

    Lyn, Dusty,Damon,Corey
    D’Ann, Kira, Becca,Lana,Callie,Brady, Tanner

    Our love and prayers are with you during this difficult time with the loss of James. Hold ever so close to your hearts your memories. May the Lord comfort each of you and know that you all will always be close in our hearts. Our love to you all

  13. Joe Whittington says:

    I graduated with Bo in 1959. My dad work with Bo at CIG. Bo was never forgotten. May the Lord strengthen and comfort you in your time of loss.

  14. Dan Britten says:

    Dusty and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you today.

  15. Frank Munoz says:

    Lyn and Family
    Trust in God to see you through this time and know that many thoughts and prayers are with you now. Many fond memories during our working years, Well Test for CIG.
    Frank and Betty

  16. Sarah Butcher says:

    Dusty and family,
    I hold you all in my hearts during your time of sorrow. The loss of a loved one is so hard and all you can do is lean on each other and on those who will lend a shoulder. Please keep God’s promise in your heart and know that you will see him again and he is holding you all in his loving arms. God Bless You All.
    Sarah Taylor Butcher

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