James Boyd
  • 81 years old
  • Date of birth: Feb 11, 1930
  • Date of passing: Nov 10, 2011
Let the memory of James be with us forever

James Bradsher Boyd, 81, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Thursday, November 10th at his home.

A native of Granville County, the widower of the late Wilma Jones Boyd and Eloise Jones Boyd and the son of the late Alford W. and Merthenia Beaver Boyd. He was a member of Union Baptist Church and retired from the City of Durham.

Memorial services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Saturday, November 12th in the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Creedmoor by Rev. Dan Hill.

Surviving are two daughters, Shelia B. Tubb of Creedmoor, Sandy B. Carr of Seven Lakes, two step-daughters, Carolyn B. Hobgood of Oxford, Judy B. Prince of Creedmoor, two sons, J. Harold Boyd of Durham, Danny K. Boyd of Stem, a step-son, Homer Beck of Creedmoor, four brothers, Alfred Boyd of Stem, Frank Boyd of Oxford, Charlie Boyd of Burlington, Belwood Boyd of Oxford, five grandsons and four great grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to one’s favorite charity or to Union Baptist Church, 4024 Old Weaver Trail, Creedmoor, NC 27522.

Visitation 9:30-11:00 AM Saturday, November 12th prior to the service at the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and at other times at the home of David and Trina Walker in Creedmoor.


Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by James Boyd on 10th November 2016

"Daddy you've been gone from us for Five years now, I miss you and Mama, more than ever.  I know ya'll have found wonderful rest free from worldly problems and health issues.  Just want you to know I love you.

This tribute was added by Michelle Beck on 6th February 2014

"I think About You A Lot James. Tell Granny And Papa We Said Hey AndYall Sure Would Love Your New Great Grandbaby :) Love You."

This tribute was added by David Walker on 11th February 2013

"Happy Birthday, Grandaddy.  I sure wish we were getting ready for fishing season."

This tribute was added by James Boyd on 11th February 2012

"Happy Birthday Daddy."

This tribute was added by James Boyd on 3rd February 2012

"Daddy, I posted the picture of  your grave marker, hopefully what you would like.  You did enjoy fishing so much.   I hope you are resting in peace, forever in the embrace of Jesus.  Your son.  Harold"

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Lynn Cox


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