Isaac Henry Boyd was born in Cary, North Carolina on May 11, 1928 to the late Mr. Henry Boyd and the late Mrs. Othalia Webster Boyd. After a period of declining health, April 20, 2016 the arms of our Savior opened and welcomed him to his new home in eternity.
He was married to the love of his life, Mrs. Josie Ward Boyd who preceded him in death. He enjoyed working and providing for his family. In years past, he was a Chef, worked with Heater Well Drilling Company, Steel Mill worker, textile laborer with Burlington Industries and in retirement school system Crossing Guard.
Mr. Boyd was a devoted member of First Baptist Church Apple St. During his membership he was a faithful Usher and enjoyed singing with the Male Chorus. He was devoted to Christian living and desired others to do the same. His desire was for others to live the same way always serve God, love each other and always be ready to forgive.
Remembering him with love are: his children: five children: Vanessa Pennix (Ricky), Sheletha Boyd, Geneva Chandler, Ronald Morrison, Bobby Boyd; 6 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchild; 4 siblings: Preston L. Boyd, Margaret B. Britton, Mazie B. McDuffie, Frances B. Wall; an aunt: Nola Webster; a favorite niece and nephew: Glenda & Vincent Clark; sister-in-law: Mary Boyd a host of nieces, nephews along with several other relatives and dear friends.
He now joins his loving wife Josie, his parents Henry & Othalia; and siblings: Phillip Boyd, Marvin Boyd, Robert Boyd, Carlos Boyd, Viola Boyd and Inez Whitfield what a glorious reunion.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 1:00pm at First Baptist Church Apple St. with the family greeting relatives and friends thirty minutes prior to the services. The interment will follow the services in Mary’s Grove Congregational Church Cemetery.