Lola Boyd


Lola Boyd
Dec. 7, 1918 - May 28, 2011

Lola Mae Boyd, age 92 years, died in Tacoma on May 28, 2011. Graveside committal will be Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011, in the family plot in the Dayton City Cemetery.

She was born near Dupuyer, Mont., on Dec. 7, 1918. Her parents were Roy and Anna Roth Moye. Graduating from Eastern Washington State College with a teaching degree, she embarked on her teacher career, her passion in life. She enjoyed her students and often would be arguing for better teaching methods. She taught in Pasco, Grandview, Dayton, Eltopia and Kennewick and retired after 25 years of teaching.

Lola Mae married Harold Boyd on Jan. 27, 1942. He passed away on July 1, 1985.

She is survived by five children, Leroy, Anna Marie, Cheryl, Harold Eugene and Carl. She has nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.


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