- 82 years old
- Date of birth: Oct 29, 1932
- Date of passing: Dec 29, 2014
|Let the memory of Ruth be with us forever|
Ruth Marie Breedlove Boyd, 82, a longtime resident of Butner, passed away Monday, December 29, 2014.
A native of Vance Co, she was the daughter of the late Marion and Julia Belle Grissom Chandler. She was a member of Emanuel Baptist Church in Durham and was employed at Sears in Durham for twenty-nine years.
Memorial services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, December 30, 2014 at Rehoboth Methodist Church, 2975 Old Watkins Road, Henderson, NC 29537.
Surviving are her son, Jerry Lee Boyd (Diane) of Butner and a special caregiver, Gayle Gardner of Butner, Two Brothers, Ronnie Chandler and Junior Breedlove, her grandchildren, Justin Boyd, Jordan Boyd, Cory Boyd and Amber Boyd. She was predeceased in death by her husband John E. Boyd and her son, Larry E. Boyd.
Visitation will be held from 1:00 to 2:00 PM prior to the funeral at Rehoboth Methodist Church and at other times at the home.
"Dear Jerry and all of the Boyd family,
Wayne and I are truly sorry for your loss. Ruth will be greatly missed and even though hearts are heavy, there is peace in knowing that she is now enjoying pain free days with John and Larry.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you,
Wayne and Ruth Ann Bullock"
"I would like to express my deepest sympathy for the loss of your loved one. May Jehovah, the God of all comfort, help your family during this difficult time.
2 Corinthians 1: 3-4 "Praised be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of tender mercies and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our trials so that we may be able to comfort others in any sort of trial with the comfort that we receive from God."
"GRANDMA GOD HAS OPEN HIS DOOR FOR YOU.AND SAID FAITH SERVARNT COME IN WELCOME TO HEAVEN
WITH LOVE GWEN"
"As a Sears associate, I've known Ruth many years, but really got to know her during the years in our retiree group. She will surely be missed, and I pray for peace and comfort for her family during this very special time. God bless each of you."
"Heres a candle. let it light up the way to heaven and always stayed lit."
"Hey grandma, its Amber! I have really enjoyed spending this summer with you! You are the best. always remembering my birthdays and everything. You are a very caring woman. I love you so much and im so sad your gone, but i know you are being missed by every single one of US! You aren't hurting anymore. Too bad i couldn't always be there to see your face, just know i pray for you and hope that you hear me. RIP Mimi. I love you so deeply much. Words cant describe that your gone.... I miss you so much. Heres to the new year with a whole new life with grandpa up in heaven. Dad for-sure misses you <3 i enjoyed every moment together. See you in heaven one day :) <3 <3 Love with Alllllll MY HEART, your granddaughter Amber."
"here is a flower for you for the rest of your life in heaven."
"we will miss you and what a beautiful lady you were. And all the beautiful and wonderful times we shared. love you lenora"
"You will be missed a whole lot. God be with you til we meet again."
"We all miss you. You were a wonderful person and you will be missed. God be with you til we meet again."
"this rose is for you mom"
"mom i love u so much i thank you for everything,a day want go by that i want miss you,i know that you are with daddy now and you are finally home."
"(my buddy)GRANDMA forever rest in peace love u until we meet again
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