Ella Mae Patton Boyd, 92, of Dalton, Ga., died Sunday, July 1, 2012 at Hamilton Medical Center.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lock Boyd; infant daughter, Barbara Jean Boyd; parents, William & Myrtle Patton; sisters, Ruby Smith, Rosa Eckstedt and Betty Skiba; and brother, Garland Patton.
She was a member of Little Prospect Baptist Church.
She is survived by daughters & sons-in-law, Patsy Baggett and husband, Ed of Tunnel Hill, Louise & Jimmy Campbell and Jeanette & Don Williams, all of Dalton; sons & daughter-in-law, Bill & Norma Boyd of Athens, Paul Boyd of Ellijay, Jerry Boyd of Dalton and Steve Boyd of Gulf Breeze, Fla.; sister, Dorothy Mitchell of Dalton; 13 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
A funeral service to honor the life of Mrs. Boyd will be held Thursday, July 5, at 11 a.m. at the Pleasant Grove Chapel of Julian Peeples with Rev. Steve Spangler and Rev. Trammell Campbell officiating. Burial will be in Good Hope Cemetery.
Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Pleasant Grove Chapel, Dalton is in charge of funeral arrangements.