Edward Patrick Boyd
Oct. 14, 1967 – Nov. 8, 2007
FUQUAY-VARINA — Edward Patrick Boyd, 40, of 6601 Flying Geese Ct., died Thursday after a short battle with cancer. Patrick was a loving husband, father, son and brother. A native of Beaufort County, he was a 1985 graduate of Pungo Christian Academy and a 1991 graduate of North Carolina State University where he was a member of Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity. For 13 years, he worked for Valent Chemical Company who remained loyal and faithful to Patrick throughout his illness. He was a member of Garner Church of Christ where he served as a deacon.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Garner Church of Christ, Garner. Burial will follow at 3 p.m. at Wake Chapel Memorial Gardens, Fuquay-Varina.
The family will receive friends immediately after the service at the church.
Surviving are his wife, Amy Allen Boyd; daughter, Sarah Nicole Boyd of the home; son, Ethan Owen Patrick Boyd of the home; his parents, Eddie and Iola “Tinker” Boyd of Pantego; a brother, Jamie Boyd and his wife, Rae of Clayton; maternal grandmother, Mary Cutler Keech of Pantego; father- and mother-in-law, James and Linda Allen of Pantego; sister-in-law, Tina Allen Lyon and her husband, Mike of Fuquay-Varina; nieces, Callie Boyd, Erika Langston and Mallory Langston.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Leo and Doris Boyd and maternal grandfather, James Cutler.
Memorial contributions may be made to: Garner Church of Christ, PO Box 1083, Garner, N.C. 27529.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.bryan-leefuneralhome.com.