Whiting – Billy Joe Boyd passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at the VA Medical Center in Philadelphia. He was 82.
Born in Prairie Dell, Texas where he lived before moving to Whiting 37 years ago.
Prior to retiring in 1987, he was a Postal Carrier in Lakehurst for the U.S Postal Service. He also retired from the U.S Navy after a 20 year career.
Mr. Boyd was a Navy Veteran Vietnam War.
He was predeceased by his wife Hazel, who died in 1991 and by a brother Ralph Boyd.
Surviving is a daughter Tami Britton and her companion Vincent Battista of Toms River. A step-son Rodney Bohler of Lakehurst. A sister Aileen Liberty and her husband Carl of Austin, TX. 2 Grandchildren: Heather and Rodney. 4 Great-Grandchildren: Seth, Duane, Elijah and Payton.
Visiting will be held on Tuesday from 5 – 7 pm at the Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home, 115 lacey Road, Whiting. For further information or to send an online condolence, please visit: www.andersoncampbellwhiting.com.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday 11:00 am at the funeral home. Burial will follow at the Brigadier Wm. C. Doyle Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Wrightstown.