Mary “Helen” Lentz Boyd, 85, of Smyrna died Wednesday, Jan. 6.
She was a native of Warren County and was a member of Smyrna Church of Christ. Mrs. Boyd was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.
She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Gerald Boyd; children Dennis Boyd of Nashville, Carl Boyd and wife, Karen of Smyrna; daughter-in-law, Johnnie Ann Boyd of Murfreesboro; grandchildren, Marshall Boyd and wife Hillary of Hendersonville, Michelle Watson and husband Jeremy of Virginia, Brittany Oliver and husband Jason of Murfreesboro, Adam and Conner Boyd of Smyrna; great-grandchildren, Brooklyn and Boston Boyd, Owen and Harper Watson, Ann-Marie and Evelyn Oliver; brother, J.D. Lentz of McMinnville. Mrs. Boyd was preceded in death by her parents, Maurice and Mary Lou Doak Lentz; son Dr. Phillip Gerald Boyd; and brothers Webb Thomas Lentz and Harold Lentz.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Smyrna Church of Christ.
Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Woodfin Chapel Smyrna. Bill Davis and Ron Caldwell will officiate. Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Hebron Cemetery in Warren County. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Woodfin Chapel Smyrna. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family of Mrs. Boyd at www.woodfinchapel.com.
Woodfin Funeral Home of Smyrna is in charge of arrangements.