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Henry Will Boyd: Loris

1935 – 2023

     Henry Will Boyd of Loris passed away on Friday, Dec. 1, following an illness. He was 88.

     Born Jan. 3, 1935, in Loris, he was the son of the late Havy Cornelius Boyd and the late Nancy Leath Cox Boyd.

     Mr. Boyd served his country with courage, honor, and distinction in the United States Army. After his military service he worked as a farmer until his retirement, and he was especially proud to have served as a Trustee with Horry Electric Cooperative for 42 years. Mr. Boyd was a member of Beulah Baptist Church, and he devoted much of his free time to building, crafting, and welding for himself and his neighbors in his tool shed.

     Survivors include his loving wife of 60 years, Pearl Todd Boyd; two daughters, Sharra Boyd Bruton (Donald Kim) and Trenny Boyd Neff (Joe); five grandchildren, Mandy Bruton Garcia (Pedro), Luke Bruton, Paige Neff Edwards (Reed), Lucy Neff, and Will Neff; four great-grandchildren, Bailey Bruton, Braxton Bruton, Jayce Garcia, and Jacob Garcia; a brother, Paul Austin Boyd; sister-in-law Edwana Todd; and many loving nieces and nephews.

     In addition to his parents, Mr. Boyd was predeceased by his two sisters, Jamie Boyd Ward and Wilma Boyd Martin; brothers-in-law Robert Todd, Dr. Ben Ward, and Frank Martin; and sister-in-law Esther Bell Boyd.

     Memorial visitation was held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, at Hardwick Funeral Home. Committal services were private.

     Those who wish may make memorials to Cherry Hill Baptist Church, 2020 Daisy Road, Loris, SC 29569.

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