Sergeant Robert Thomas Boyd (Bobby) was born September 22, 1948 to the late Eris Boyd and Louise Johnson Boyd.
He received his education in Franklin Tennessee. At the age of 19 he enrolled in the United States Marine Corps and served in the Vietnam War 2 years and was released with an Honorable Discharge.
He was employed by CSX Transportation Railroad and after 30 plus years retired in 2008. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with friend and family.
He is preceded in death by his wife of 49 years Birda Morton Boyd, Brother Samuel Boyd, Brother James Boyd and sister Jeanette Boyd Otey.
Robert leaves to cherish his memory daughter Tawanda (Melvin) Morris, daughter Lynn Boyd, Grandson Christopher Boyd and granddaughter Nylah Boyd. Sisters Dorothy Morton, Jessie Brown and Nannie Beaird. Devoted Neices and Nephews Brandon (Gina) Claybrooks, Jasmine Claybrooks, Kamdon Johnson and a host of Neices & Nephews, Relatives & Friends. Services are forthcoming.