Angela Lea Boyd
May 11, 1959 - June 16, 2021
Surrounded by her loving family, Angela Lea Boyd, age 62 and of Tylertown, Mississippi, entered into the presence of her creator, Lord and Savior on June 16, 2021. Angela was born May 11, 1959, to the late Wilton Rushing and Patrica Parker Rushing.
Years later she met the love of her life Danny Ray Boyd and married on May 7, 1976. The two were blessed with three children, eight grandchildren, and two great grandchildren.
It was with strong faith in God that she raised her children to know and trust Him. Her faith, husband, family and friends meant everything to her. She covered her family in prayer and love throughout her life. Angela was a born-again believer in Jesus Christ and It was her deepest desire to see others come to know Jesus.
Angela worked for Walthall County Schools for 34 years. She enjoyed her job and did it very well. Her co-workers became family. Angela served the Lord as Sunday school teacher for many years at Union Baptist Church and New Zion Baptist Church. She loved to be in the house of the Lord. After becoming ill, Angela showed grace and beauty. She and her family kept the faith and she ran her race with strength and perseverance always knowing she was never alone. Angela wanted everyone to know, “Don’t worry about me, I am with my Heavenly Father and I am wanting you all to be here with me one day. Trust Him as your Lord and Savior and follow Him.”
Angela is survived by her husband of 45 years, Danny Ray Boyd. Her children; son Cole (Karin) Boyd, daughter Lori (Robbie) Turnage, and daughter Patti (Pat) Green. Grandchildren; Kolton (Lauren) Boyd, Keaton Boyd, Kaston Boyd, Levi Turnage, Skyler Turnage, Carley Green, Bailey Green, and Kylie Green. Great-Grandchildren; Scott Taylor Boyd and Kasen Cole Boyd. Her mother, Patrica Parker Rushing and siblings Gina (Dwayne) Wood, and Joey Rushing. Mother-in-law Joy Boyd and sister-in-law’s Cindy Brumfield and Teresa Boyd. A host of nieces and nephews that she loved dearly and her devoted pet Reba.
Welcoming her into Heaven along with her Savior; her father Wilton Rushing, father-in-law Truly Boyd, brother-in-law’s Clark and Mark Boyd, Lonnie Crowe, and Randy Brumfield.
A celebration of her life will be held on Friday, June 18, 2021 at New Zion Baptist Church in Tylertown, Mississippi at 2:00 PM. with Bro. Daniel Perry officiating. Burial at Rushing Cemetery. Visitation will be at New Zion Baptist Church from 10:00 AM until service time at 2:00 PM.
Pallbearers: Matt Crowe, Dustin Wood, Luke Boyd, Yates Boyd, Josh Boyd, and Jason Mallette
Honorary Pallbearers: Andrew Crowe, Sam Crowe, Caleb Varnado, Chris Crowe, Jason Crowe, and Opey Brumfield