Obituary: Barbara J. Boyd

December 22, 1946 – December 3, 2020

Barbara J. Boyd age 73, of Shoals, passed on December 3, 2020, at the Loogootee Health and Rehab in Loogootee.

She was born December 22, 1946, in Washington to Raymond O. and Beatrice (Way) Chattin. She married Earl Boyd Jr. on June 22, 1963, and he survives. Barbara retired from RCA Bloomington, served as Vice-Precinct Committeewoman, and attended the Shoals Nazarene Church.

She is survived by her children, Wesley E Boyd, Kevin R (Riza) Boyd, Rebecca L. (Timothy A.) Taylor and Brian S. (Aletha) Boyd; one sister, Donna Sue Sanders of Hayes, Virginia; two brothers, Norman (Debbie)
Chattin of Virginia Beach, Virginia, and John (Liz) Chattin of Shoals. Special caregiver and granddaughter, Kecia Taylor as well as many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews survive.

She is preceded in death by her parents and one daughter, Theresa Boyd.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Queen-Lee Chapel in Shoals with burial in the Albright Cemetery. Pastor John Ziegler and Pastor Mark Hamaker will officiate. Visitation will 10 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

The Queen-Lee Chapel of the Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes has been entrusted with the arrangements.