Orbie Boyd, 90, of Betsy Layne passed away Sunday, March 6 at Mt. View Health Care Center. He was born December 11, 1925 in Floyd County to B. Palmer Boyd and Goldie Conn Boyd. He was a proud WWII Army veteran. D.A.V. Rites, Betsy Layne Chapter 169.
He worked for C and O Railroad and was attended Immanuel Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife Doris Gilliam Boy and two sons Danny Allan Boyd and Orbie Ray Boyd. He had several nieces and nephews: Lana Russell, Susan Boyd, David E. Boyd, Ashley Boyd, Kristin D. Boyd, Chloe Addison Chaffin Boyd, Sue Brown, Doug Boyd, and Randall Boyd. He had three brothers: Archer David Boyd, Clifford Boyd, and Russell B. Boyd.
Visitation was after 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 8 at Calvary Baptist Church. Funeral services will be Wednesday, March 9 at 1 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church with Doug Lewis and Barry Clark officiating. Burial will follow in Davidson Memorial Gardens