Boykin, Corey Antonio, Jr.

Saturday, October 14, 2017
Corey Boykin, Jr.
Corey Boykin, Jr.

Corey Antonio Boykin, Jr. passed away on October 8, 2017. 

 

He entered this life on Nov. 7, 1992. His birth brought joy to his parents, Corey and Lori, and to his grandparents who eagerly awaited his birth. Though this scholarly, talented young man’s stay on Earth was short, he made a tremendous impact on those he knew and loved him. 


Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 16, immediately followed by a home going service at noon in the chapel at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 37404. Interment will be in Lakewood Memorial Gardens East.



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