STEPHENVILLE Lilimay (Mutt) Merchant Boyd, 92, passed away Saturday, March 8, 2008, at the Community Nursing Home in Stephenville.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 29, 2008, at the Stephenville First Baptist Church Chapel.

Mutt was born on Sept. 25, 1915, in Comanche, to the late J.B. and Maggie May Merchant.

Mutt was also preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, James Darlon Boyd who passed away in 1988 and by four brothers, and a sister.

Survivors include step-daughter, Darla Smith and husband Harry of Woodbury, Tenn.; nieces, Anita Breeding and husband Garnett of Milton, Fla.; and Billie Gupton of Missouri; nephews, Dennis Merchant and wife Jean of Oceanside, Calif., David Merchant of Calif., and John Merchant and wife Gaye of Kansas City, Mo.; and numerous relatives and friends.

Published March 27, 2008

Stephenville Empire-Tribune