She was the daughter of the late Mandy King Rutland and Earnest Rutland. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Annie Rutland; and her brothers: Lavern Arnold, Eugene Calhoun, Thomas Rutland, Roy Rutland and James Rutland.
She is survived by her husband, Charles Ray Boyd of Cleveland; daughter, Cindy Boyd Thompson and her husband, Bruce, of Ooltewah; son, Robert “Bojak” Rutland of Cleveland; granddaughter, Kristina Dyess of Ooltewah; grandson, Christopher Dyess of Ooltewah; her sisters: Jennette Fuller, Brenda Lockwood and Mabel Jadoon; and her brothers: David Rutland, Donald Rutland, Glen Rutland and Ben Rutland.
A Remembrance of Life Service will be conducted Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at 1 p.m. in Monticello, Miss., at Wilson Funeral Home with the Rev. Elliott Rutland officiating.
Interment will follow in Powells Grove Pentecostal Church Cemetery with family and friends serving as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends today, from 3 until 4 at the Wildwood Avenue Chapel of Jim Rush Funeral Homes and then the family will receive friends Wednesday, from 5 to 9 p.m,. at Wilson Funeral Home in Monticello.
You may share condolences and your memories with the Boyd family at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.