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Evelyn Boyd

June 21, 1948 April 13, 2019
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EVELYN “EVEY” BOYD, age 70, of Piqua, Loving Mother, Sister, Mamaw, Aunt, and Friend, passed away at 8:40 PM Saturday April 13, 2019 at Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County inpatient unit. Evey was born June 21, 1948 in Johnson County, Kentucky to the late James and Delphia (Runkle) Orville. She married Robert Nolan Boyd in 1983 in St. Paris, OH and he preceded her in death.

Evey is survived by one son: Steven L. Ford, Sr, Piqua, OH and Bonnie Gray, Covington, OH; one daughter: Cinda Rayanne Casarez, Corona, CA; two brothers and sisters-in-law: Jimmy and Babette Runkle, Piqua, OH, Robert and Mindy Runkle, Piqua, OH; four grandchildren: Joshua, Matthew, Steven, Jr, and Nathan; five great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and countless others who loved her dearly. She was preceded in death by one sister: Nancy Hubbard.

Evey graduated from Piqua Central High School in 1967 in the Top 100 and had never missed a class reunion. She was a member of the Covington Fraternal Order of Eagles, where she loved to pull tickets and socialize. Evey was an avid sports fan and loved the Kentucky Wildcats. She was very involved and loved spending time with her family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren and was always present and active in their lives. Evey loved animals, murder mysteries, taking long drives and playing music in her beloved black mustang “Frankie”. She was a jeopardy genius and would do anything for anyone.

A Celebration of Evey’s Life will be held at 1:00 PM Saturday April 20, 2019 at the Piqua Church of The Nazarene 400 S. Sunset Piqua, OH. 45356 with Lincoln Robinson officiating. Arrangements are entrusted to Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home, Piqua, OH.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home to help defray the cost of funeral expenses.

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1:00 PM 4/20/2019 1:00:00 PM
Church of the Nazarene

400 S. Sunset Drive
Piqua, OH 45356

Church of the Nazarene
400 S. Sunset Drive Piqua 45356 OH
United States

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