Spencer Eugene Loyd
Spencer Eugene Loyd, 72, of Oxford passed away Thursday, September 8, 2022 peacefully at home surrounded by his family after a short illness.
Spencer was born on November 28, 1949 to the late Lonnie Spencer Loyd and Ruth Dickerson Wood.
Spencer was married to Bonnie V. Loyd for 45 years and he loved her dearly. Spencer worked for the North Carolina Department of Transportation faithfully for 30 years and retired in 2004. He had a passion for antique cars, lake life, fishing and loved bluegrass music. Spencer was a family man and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Sunday, September 11, 2022 from 1:00 – 2:00 PM at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford.
He is survived by his wife, Bonnie V. Loyd; two sons, Danny Loyd (Charlotte) and Jeffrey Douglas Loyd; one daughter, Ashley Loyd (Mark Oniffrey); four grandchildren, Danielle Loyd, Dustin Loyd, Walker Loyd and Amelia Claire Oniffrey; two greatgrandchildren, Ivley West and Daniel Nobles; a special daughter-in-law, Melissa Wilkins Loyd; and one sister, Joyce Loyd Granger, of Henderson, NC.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, September 11, 2022 at 2:00 PM at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford officiated by Pastor Milton Abbott. Interment will be private.