Margaret B. Boyd

Feb 27, 2013

1928 — 2013

WAYNESVILLE — Margaret Brendle Boyd, 84, of Nursery Lane, passed away quietly at her residence after a long illness.

A native of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Dewey and Jessie Snyder Brendle.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Ruby Ferguson and Mildred “Tink” Carden; and two brothers, Harry and Jim Brendle.  Margaret married William “Bill” Boyd and lived in the Jonathan Creek community for 66 years.  She retired from Junaluska Animal Hospital, after 22 years service, and was a member of Shady Grove United Methodist Church.  Margaret was very artistic and enjoyed crafts, cooking and reading.

Left to love her with their memories are two daughters, Cathy Boyd and Deborah Satterfield (Clyde); five grandchildren, William Carter, James and Aaron Satterfield, Ty Boyd, and Christina Hansen; and six great-grandchildren, Reilly and Mary Rachel Carter, Ryan and Kelci Hansen, and Mary Margaret and Olivia Satterfield.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m.  Saturday, March 2, at Shady Grove United Methodist Church with the Rev. Thomas Tout officiating.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorials may be made to MedWest Hospice, 560 Leroy George Dr., Clyde, NC  28786.

Wells Funeral Homes & Cremation Services of Waynesville is in charge of arrangements.  An online memorial register is available at