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Lonnie ‘Jimmy’ Boyd Jr.

Services for Lonnie “Jimmy” Boyd Jr. of Bogue Chitto are 11 a.m.Thursday, Nov. 11 at Hartman Funeral Home of McComb with burial inShady Grove Cemetery in Bogue Chitto. The Rev. Anthony Yarboroughwill officiate.

Visitation is today from 5-9 p.m. and Thursday from 9-11 a.m. atthe funeral home.

Mr. Boyd, 62, died of cancer Nov. 9, 2004, at his residence. Hewas born in Lincoln County on Nov. 19, 1942, to Lonnie Boyd Sr. andJessie Bardwell Boyd of Brookhaven.

He was retired. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

Preceding him in death were his father; a daughter, Melinda SueJordan; his sisters, Faye Roberts and Rose Mary Rippy; and hisbrother Lavaughn Boyd.

Survivors are his mother; his wife, Sharon Coghlan Boyd of BogueChitto; his daughters, Angie O’Brien and her husband, Donald, ofSummit, Tangela Nichols of Brookhaven and Connie Dunnam and herhusband, Keith, of Smithdale; his son, Lonnie V. Boyd and his wife,Sonya, of McComb; his sister, Evelyn Bigner and her husband,Merlon, of Summit; his mother-in-law, Ann Coghlan of Albany, La.;eleven grandchildren, Jessica Groves, Tasha Lester, Alicia Nichols,Hannah Nichols, Alexis Nichols, Kristen Phelps, Katelin O’Brien,Sydney Boyd, Sarah Grace Boyd, Boyd Dunnam and Brook Dunnam; andone great grandchild, Coby Lester.

Pallbearers will be Kirk Allen, Kevin Bigner, Charles McKey,Steve Nichols, Larry Cutrer and Dennis Coleman.