Armenda Bell Boyd

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Armenda Bell Boyd, 89, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Friday, November 8, 2013 at her home.

She was born on November 18, 1923 in Piggott, Ark., the daughter of the late Fred and Nettie (Vaughn) Jaggers.

She was united in marriage to Dewey William Boyd on Nov. 15, 1941 and to this union a daughter was born.

She was preceded in death by her husband, two sisters and two brothers.

She is survived by her daughter, Bonnie Ellen Boyd of Piggott, Ark.; two grandchildren, John Jackson and wife Faith, of Potosi, Mo. and Charla Springer and husband Jimmy, of Sherwood, Ark.; six great-grandchildren, Mathew Hicks, Nathanial Hicks, Hannah Roberts, Bailey Jackson, Noah Jackson and Brody Jackson; a great-great granddaughter, Maddilyn Hicks, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11, 2013 in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Chris Brantley officiating. Burial was in the Gravel Hill Cemetery at St. Francis, Ark. Pallbearers were John Jackson, Eddie Benbrook, Jimmy Springer, Matthew Hicks, Nathanial Hicks, Noah Jackson and Brody Jackson.

Visitation was held Sunday evening at the funeral home.

Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark. was in charge of the arrangements.