Thelma I. Boyd

March 26, 1935 ~ January 3, 2024 (age 88) 88 Years Old

Thelma Boyd Obituary

Thelma I. Boyd, 88 of Zanesville, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loved ones on January 3, 2024, at the Genesis Morrison House in Zanesville.

She was born on March 26, 1935, in Fallsburg, Ohio, daughter of Ethel Watson. Thelma was a member of the #302 Fraternal Order of Eagles Zanesville for over 45 years, once serving as madam president. She was also a member of the American Legion Post 29 Zanesville and the Ohio Country Western Music Association. She worked as a nurse’s aide, cook, and housekeeper for many years.

She is survived by her 4 children: Debbie (Mark) Sedlock, Dianne Boyd, Robert Boyd, and Terry Boyd; special friend, Dwight Minner; brother, Everette Watson; several grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and daughter in law, Theresa Boyd.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her son, Charles Boyd; 2 daughters: Sherry Hittle Boyd and Rebecca Besser; grandson, Charles Boyd Jr; brother, Freddie Watson.

No calling hours or services will be held. At this time, a dignified cremation will take place. DeLong-Baker & Lanning Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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