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Sammy Mack Boyd

November 29, 1943 — November 17, 2023


Meadowview, VA – Sammy Mack Boyd, age 79, passed on Friday, November 17, 2023, at his home.  Sammy was a life-long resident of Meadowview and attended Yellow Springs United Methodist Church.  He was a pipeline mechanic for over 35 years and a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers. 

Sammy was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Annie Victoria Atkins Boyd; first wife, Nellie Terry Boyd; brothers, Bill and Allen Boyd; and sister, Mary Ann Fuller.

He is survived by his wife, Billy Snyder Boyd; three sons, Rick Boyd and wife Kim of Abingdon, VA, Shawn Boyd and Kara Murray of Piney Flats, TN, and Dennis Bryant and wife Jenny of Abingdon, VA; two sisters, Doris Maiden of Abingdon, VA and Carol Jones of Emory, VA; three grandchildren, Brooke, Brittany, and Hannah Boyd; 12 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation with the family will be held 5-7 p.m. Monday, November 20, 2023, in the Main Street location of Farris Funeral Service.  A private graveside service will be held in Forest Hills Memory Gardens with Rev. Kenny Bolling and Rev. Dale Myers officiating.

The family of Sammy Mack Boyd is being cared for by Farris Funeral Service & Crematory, 427 East Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210, (276) 623-2700.

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Monday, November 20, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Farris Funeral Service – Main Street Chapel

427 E Main St, Abingdon, VA 24210

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