GLEN ROSE Leroy Boyd, 61, formerly of Madisonville, passed away Friday, Nov. 27, 2009 in Brackenridge Hospital in Austin. A funeral service was held at Rainbow Baptist Church on Tuesday.

Leroy was born Nov. 2, 1948 in Johnson County to Elba Calvin Boyd, Sr. and Linnie Cashion Boyd. He married Brenda Hollis in 1967 in Johnson County. He was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and was a Master Mason. He loved to hunt, fish, cook and participate in cook-offs, spend time with his grandkids and kids and ride motorcycles. He was preceded in death by his parents, four sisters and a brother.

Survivors include wife Brenda Boyd of Glen Rose; sons and wives, Shane and Kelly Boyd and Kevin and Sara Boyd; daughter, Andrea Boyd, all of Madison County; grandchildren, Dylan, Tara, Savannah, Gwyneth, Logan, Grace and Kenzie; brother, Bob Boyd of Irving; sister and husband, Vera and Harold Harrington of Cleburne; sister-in-law, Karen Hollis; mother-in-law, Bonna Loy; grandmother-in-law, Osie Lee Gustavus; numerous nieces and nephews.

Published December 2, 2009

Glen Rose Reporter