Charles E. Boyd


Funeral services for Charles E. Boyd, Jr., 81, of Hideaway were held Monday, Aug. 7, 2017 in the New Harmony Baptist Church with Brother Robbie Caldwell officiating.

Interment was in the Lindale City Cemetery with services under the direction of Caudle-Rutledge-Daugherty Funeral Home in Lindale.

Mr. Boyd died Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017 at his residence in Hideaway. He was born Jan. 2, 1936 in New Orleans to the late Charles Eugene, Sr. and Clementine (Bowman) Boyd and was formerly of Dallas before moving to Hideaway in 1996.

He was past-president of the Hideaway Kiwanis Club, served on the Hideaway Community Church Board of Directors, member of East Texas Chapter of Vought Retiree Club and the Hideaway Square Dance Club and was a volunteer for East Texas Medical Center Hospital.

Preceding him in death included a nephew, David Curry; grandson, Stephen Wells; and great grandson, Casen Wells.

Survivors include his wife, Melba Joy Boyd of Hideaway; son Trent of Mansfield; daughter Melinda Wells of Winona and Annette Smith of Shenandoah, Texas.

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