Robert Wayne Boyd October 11, 1933 – February 18, 2016

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boydRobert Wayne Boyd of Dallas passed away on February 18, 2016. He was born on Oct. 11, 1933 in Grand Saline to Robert and Jewell Boyd of Grand Saline.

Mr. Boyd worked at Bell Helicopter for over 45 years. He enjoyed spending time with his family on camping trips, loved tinkering in the garage, and working on electronics in his spare time.

Mr. Boyd is survived by a sister Mary Wallace & husband George Wallace, and a brother James Boyd; sons Robert Boyd, Jr. & wife Carol, Douglas Boyd Sr., Steven Boyd & wife Paula, Patrick Boyd, daughters Carolyn Henderson & husband Lee, Paula Boyd, Suzanne Matthews & husband Cris; grand children Douglas Boyd Jr. & wife Ellie, Robert Boyd & Candi, Stefanie Fairbanks & husband Carson, Deanna Dragna & husband Caleb, Michael Boyd & wife Brooke, Jessica Henderson, Christina Boyd, Zachary Boyd, Veronica Boyd, and Samantha Boyd; great grand children Sofie and Emma Fairbanks. Mr. Boyd was a loving father, grand father, and great grandfather.

jaynesMass of Christian Burial will be held at 12:00 pm Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church, 4015 S. Hampton Rd, Dallas, TX.

Internment will follow at Holy Redeemer Cemetery in Desoto.

Mr. Boyd will lie in state at the church after 5:30 pm, Monday. A prayer Vigil and Rosary will be held then at St. Elizabeth at 6:00 to 8:00pm.