Funeral service for Theresa Ann Boyd, 61, Lawrence, will be 11 am, Saturday, December 2, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial with Military Honors will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. She died Tuesday, November 28, at her home. She was born September 1, 1956 in Kingsport, Tennessee the daughter of William R. and Elsie Simpson Conant.
Theresa was a Air Forces veteran serving over 21 years. She was with the 1st Tactical Air Command in Langley, VA and the 190th Air Refueling Wing during Desert Shield. She worked for King Radio which later became Honeywell for 34 years until she became ill.
She was a founding member of the National Women’s VFW and she was the chaplain in Topeka for several years.
She married William A. Boyd on Feb. 20, 1977 in, Gate City, Virginia. He survives of the home. Other survivors include sons, Frank (Becky Shepard) Boyd, Jeremie (Amanda) Boyd, Melissa (David Jr) Jones, Brothers Mark and Kenneth Conant, and 13 grandchildren.
The family will receive friends before the funeral from 10 am, until service time Saturday at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent at rumsey-yost.com.