Dorothy Elaine Boyd

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Dorothy Elaine Boyd

June 11, 1938 - June 23, 2018

Dorothy Elaine (Lewis) Boyd, 80, of Hiram Georgia, formerly of Cumberland, passed away Saturday, June 23, 2018, at home surrounded by her family.
Dottie was born June 11, 1938 in Washington, D.C. She was the daughter of the late Clinton M. and Dorothy M. Lewis.
Dottie was a devoted wife and mother of two children. Dottie was a member of the Centenary United Methodist Church, where before moving to Georgia she sang in the choir and participated in many church activities. She was a life member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Bowman's Addition Volunteer Fire Company where she served as Secretary for many years. Dottie also enjoyed playing shuffleboard in the Allegany County Shuffleboard League. Dottie was an avid crafter, she enjoyed creating hair bows, wreaths and other items which she sold at craft shows and during Heritage Days in Cumberland. Her countless friends enjoyed her quick wit and ready smile.
Surviving is her husband of 62 years, Joseph G. Boyd of Hiram; a son, Ronnie L. Boyd and wife Debbie of Cumberland; a daughter, Dana L. Schaeffer and husband Rich of Hiram. Dottie is also survived by the love and joy of her life, her six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. She cherished and loved her special friends that she has left behind.
A memorial service will be held for Dottie at the Centenary United Methodist Church on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 11 a.m. with the Reverend Marjorie Burhman officiating, family and friends are welcome to attend.
Published on July 5, 2018
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Saturday July 14, 2018

11:00 AM

Centenary United Methodist Church

Bedford Road, Cumberland, MD 21502, USA


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