Dorothy Syleen Cash Boyd
Dorothy Syleen Cash Boyd, 90, passed away Monday, August 3, 2020 at Brantwood Nursing Center in Oxford.
A native of Granville County, she was the daughter of the late Oliver Holmes Cash and Zona Keith Cash. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. She was a homemaker and farmed for many years and was salutatorian of her high school class. She was fortunate and blessed to enjoy five generations of family.
A graveside service will be held Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Carolina Memorial Gardens by Reverend Dan Hill in Creedmoor. You may access the funeral service by clicking on the following link:
Funeral Service: https://vimeo.com/444720780
Surviving are three daughters, Gloria Boyd Parker of Rougemont, Diana Sue Boyd of Franklinton, and Kathryn Boyd Reece (Jerry) of Clyde; a son, Douglas Edward Boyd (Cindy) of Oxford; a sister, Euretha Staggs of Keyser, WV; 11 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandson with a great-great grandson and a great-great granddaughter on the way. She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Edward Ollie Boyd; a daughter, Phyllis Stallings; sons-in-law, John T. Stallings and Ted W. Parker and a grandson Colt Reece.
Visitation will follow the graveside service.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made the Alzheimer’s Foundation at 322 Eighth Avenue, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10001 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eakes Funeral Home will be observing social distancing for all services, and asks everyone in attendance to wear a mask.