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Idella "Kay" (Howard) Boyd

December 25, 2023

Idella "Kay" Boyd Obituary

Idella Kay Boyd departed this life on December 25, 2023. Early in the morning, while the rest of the world was sleeping, God called his beloved child home from labor to reward.


Kay was born April 30, 1965, in Xenia, Ohio. She was the oldest of six children.


Kay lived a vibrant, full life. She loved to roller skate. She worked in nursing homes and private care, treating her patients like family. She had a heart for older folks. She was always doing something to help others.


Kay was a member of New Life Christian Assembly. She was baptized in the name of Jesus and filled with the Holy Ghost. She was always busy working in the church from serving, picking up people, and cleaning. She will be truly missed by all.


Kay was preceded in death by her father, Charlie Wright, her grandmother, Margaret (Wilson) Howard, two aunts, Mary Ann and Debra Howard, and a special cousin, LaToyja Howard.


She leaves to cherish her memory her mother, Shirley (Howard) Carr, daughter, LaTasha (Finch) Burns, granddaughter, DeAsha Finch, grandson, Nathan Burns, Jr., great-grandchildren Madison, Morgan, and Milo Jones, six brothers, Robert (Kris) Young, Carlos (Sandra) Young, Vernell Young, Frederick (Katie) Carr, LaVayl McKnight, half- brothers Arnold Davis, Leonard Wright, half-sister, Carla Terry, two aunts, Karen (Robert) Murphy, Oma Jones, Uncle William (Nitra) Howard, and a host of family and friends.


Services will be held 12:00 noon, Friday, December 29, 2023, at New Life Christian Assembly in Xenia. Visitation will be held Friday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at 12:00 p.m. at the church. 


Brown Funeral Home, Wilmington, is assisting the family. 

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December 29, 2023

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
New Life Christian Assembly (Xenia)

Funeral Service
December 29, 2023

12:00 PM
New Life Christian Assembly (Xenia)


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