William “Bill” Austin Boyd

Bill Boyd

William “Bill” Austin Boyd of Ironton passed away on Monday, Dec. 17, 2018. He was 81.

Bill was born on Oct. 4, 1937 in Potosi, a son of the late William, Sr. and Leona Byrd Boyd.

On Feb. 5, 1977, he was united in marriage to Carolyn Branch Boyd, who survives. Other survivors include one daughter, Jacqulyn Jones of Cape Girardeau; three brothers, Nathan (Pamela) Boyd of St. Louis, Ollie (Donna) Boyd of St. Louis, and Danny Boyd of Ironton; one grandchild; and a host of loving family and friends.

Preceding Bill in rest were his parents; one brother, Samuel Aaron Boyd; and one sister, Leanna Mae Bollinger.

Funeral services were held on Friday, Dec. 21, 2018 at 1 p.m. from the Cole family chapel. A visitation period was held prior to the service at 11 a.m.

Rev. Ollie Boyd officiated the funeral services. Interment was in Parkview Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers Memorials are deeply appreciated and may be made to the Parkview Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made at www.colefamilyfuneralhomes.com.