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Boyd, Mark Murphy

Mark Murphy Boyd                           

Location: S-Monroe

Born: October 3, 1867 McLennan County, Texas

Died: January 5, 1956 Waco, McLennan County, Texas

Son of W. G. and Minerva Mozelle Boyd

Parents:
W. G. Boyd (1829 – 1898)
Minerva J. Myzell Boyd (1834 – 1910)

Spouse:
Caledonia Simmons Boyd (1871 – 1959)

Children:
Dora Enoree Boyd (1893 – 1893)
Edith Boyd (1897 – 1966)
Lucy Mae Boyd Cobbs (1901 – 1978)
Travis Murphy Boyd (1903 – 1968)
Marshall Monroe Boyd (1906 – 1947)
Lillie Belle Boyd Cobbs (1907 – 2007)
Sarah Catherine Boyd Rentz (1909 – 1969)

Mark M. Murphy, 88, died at 12:15 p.m. Thursday at his home Route 10, Waco.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Friday at Connally’s Chapel, Rev. D. G. Wright officiating, burial in China Spring Cemetery.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Callie Boyd; one son, Travis M. Boyd of Waco; four daughters, Miss Edith Boyd and Mrs. Frank (Lillie Belle) Cobbs, both of Waco, Mrs. Lucy Cobbs and Mrs. A. W. (Sarah Catherine)  Rentz, both of Bosqueville; 10 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers: Louis Roberts, Ray Stone, Luther Peters, Rupert Saunders, Wallace Smith and Sam Talbert.

 

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