Let the memory of Ruth be with us forever
  • 82 years old
  • Born on October 29, 1932 .
  • Passed away on December 29, 2014 .

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.

Posted by Ruth Bullock on 5th January 2015
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
Posted by Gwen Sanders on 31st December 2014
GRANDMA GOD HAS OPEN HIS DOOR FOR YOU.AND SAID FAITH SERVARNT COME IN WELCOME TO HEAVEN WITH LOVE GWEN
Posted by Patricia Painter on 31st December 2014
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.
Posted by Lenora Klyder on 31st December 2014
Heres a candle. let it light up the way to heaven and always stayed lit.
Posted by Lenora Klyder on 31st December 2014
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.
Posted by Lenora Klyder on 31st December 2014
here is a flower for you for the rest of your life in heaven.
Posted by Lenora Klyder on 31st December 2014
we will miss you and what a beautiful lady you were. And all the beautiful and wonderful times we shared. love you lenora
Posted by Harold Williams on 31st December 2014
You will be missed a whole lot. God be with you til we meet again.
Posted by Harold Williams on 31st December 2014
We all miss you. You were a wonderful person and you will be missed. God be with you til we meet again.
Posted by Jerry Boyd on 30th December 2014
this rose is for you mom
Posted by Jerry Boyd on 30th December 2014
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.
Posted by Jerry Boyd on 30th December 2014
(my buddy)GRANDMA forever rest in peace love u until we meet again Diane

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