Barbara Marie Boyd, 73, of Jacksonville died Saturday, May 4, 2013. She was born Sept. 28, 1939, in Judsonia to Lawrence Edmon and Naomi Mae Patterson Lenoard. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Jacksonville for 60 years and worked for the Pulaski County School District for 35 years as a book keeper. She was a member of the Jacksonville Cabot Real Estate Council and the North Pulaski Board of Realtors as well as a licensed hair dresser and cosmetologist.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Tommy and Wayne Lenoard.

Survivors include her children, Dr. Craig Boyd of Cabot and Alana Boyd Elsasser of Los Angeles, Calif.; sisters, Shirley Williams and husband Junior of Jacksonville, Marsha Rainwater and husband Bob and Sandra Brooks, all of Branson, Mo.; grandchildren, Erica, Tristan, Madison and Mikayla Boyd and Annalise and Olivia Elsasser; and a host of nieces and nephews.

A funeral was held Tuesday, May 7 at the First United Methodist Church in Jacksonville with Reverend Mark McDonald officiating.

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