Mabel L. Boyd, 87

July 31, 2007

JUNE 30, 1920-JULY 27, 2007

Mabel Lillian "Mother" Boyd, 87, of Hagerstown, died Friday, July 27, 2007, at Farhney-Keedy Home & Village in Boonsboro.

Born June 30, 1920, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late John and Grace Harvey.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James A. Boyd.

She is survived by two daughters, Sylvia Bell and Sharon Eves, both of Hagerstown; two sons, Anthony Bell Sr. of Hagerstown, and Don Boyd of Frederick, Md.; two sisters, Malinda Brown and Pearl Williams of Hagerstown; 13 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Roscoe Clark.

Services will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Greater Campher Temple, Frederick. Burial will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Wayman AME Church Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Md.


The family will receive friends Wednesday one hour prior to the services and friends may call from 9:30 to 11 a.m.

Arrangements are by Gary L. Rollins Funeral Home, Frederick.

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