2008-01-23 / Obituaries

Mrs. Betty Ann Prickett Boyd

Mrs. Betty Ann Prickett Boyd, 73, of Hephzibah beloved wife of Mr. Marion E. Boyd Jr. went to be with her Lord on Monday, Jan. 21, 2008.

Mrs. Boyd was the daughter of the late Nettie Anderson and Ned E. Prickett.

She was a lifelong resident of the Augusta area and a member of Miracle Baptist Church. Mrs. Boyd enjoyed bird watching, gardening and especially cooking for her family. She was a loving wife, mother, Nana, and sister and will be missed by all that knew her.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at Miracle Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerry Wilson and the Rev. John Raborn officiating.

Interment services will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Pallbearers will be Randy Prickett, Lee Wilcher, Jesse Dixon, Caleb Dixon, Kevin Williams and Seth Babb.

Family members other than Mr. Boyd are a son; Russell D. Boyd (Phyllis) of Hephzibah and a daughter, Chris B. Dixon (Richard) of Hephzibah; three sisters, Margaret Bates of Augusta, Frances Odum of Aiken, S.C., and Sherry Wilcher of Grovetown. Grandchildren are Tasha Williams, Sarah Babb, Jesse Dixon, Caleb Dixon, Jacob Dixon and Ezra Dixon; a great grandson, Judson Williams; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family members will receive friends Wednesday, Jan. 23, from 6 until 8 p.m. at the funeral Home

DeLoach Kennedy Funeral Home, 2546 Highway 88, Hephzibah, GA 30815, 706- 592-5000, is serving the Boyd family.

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