Richard Keith Boyd

Born: Sat., Jul. 21, 1956
Died: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Thu., Feb. 15, 2018
Location: McCommons Funeral Home

Memorial Service

11:00 AM Thu., Feb. 15, 2018
Location: McCommons Chapel

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Richard Keith Boyd 
Richard Keith Boyd died at his home on Monday, February 12, 2018 at the age of 61. Born in Waxahachie, TX, on July 21, 1956, Keith was the son of the late Scott Allen Boyd and Carolyn Paisley Bones Boyd. He graduated from Dade County High School and went on to study drafting for two years.  The family moved from Florida to Greene County in the late 1970’s.  On November 17, 1984 he married Ann Carney of Penfield, GA.  During his career he had worked for Miller Brothers Nursery and Fleming’s Heating and Air. Then he opened Boyd Heating and Air which he operated until the time of his death. His favorite past time was being with his children and grandchildren and watching westerns on T.V.
Keith is survived by his wife of thirty-three years, Ann Boyd of Penfield, GA; children, Laurie Munn (Mike) of Bonaire, GA, Derek Cantrell of Longs, SC, Kelly Jones (Bert) of Winder, GA and Kevin Boyd of Athens, GA; siblings, Stuart Boyd (Linda), Scott Boyd (Michelle), Kenneth Boyd (Alicia), Barbara McClain (Mark), Christie Pimm (Brian) and Joy St. German; ten grandchildren, Kayla, Aidan, Aly, Caleb, Dagon, Leah, Boston, Berkeley, Keilan and Elle; other relatives and a host of friends.  In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Edward Boyd.
A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at McCommons Funeral Home Chapel, 109 W. Broad Street, Greensboro, GA 30642 with Rev. Wayne Usry officiating.  The family will receive friends 10:00 a.m. until time for the service at the funeral home.  The family requests that any memorials be made to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Park North, 1577 Northeast Expressway, Suite A, Atlanta, GA  30329.  McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us online at to sign the guest register.


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Missy and Bobby Reynolds
   Posted Tue February 13, 2018
So sorry for your loss, enjoyed seeing Keith occasionally, I am sure he will be missed and our prayers and thoughts are with the family.

Jeni & Mike
   Posted Tue February 13, 2018
Dear Ann & family, I was so sorry to hear of your loss. With Love and Sympathy, Jeni

   Posted Tue February 13, 2018

Charlotte Brooks williams
   Posted Tue February 13, 2018
I'm so sorry for your loss, I've been cutting Keith's hair for almost 10 years, and he has been a friend and our heat & air service man since then. The stories of the grands and his family always brighten our day. May God comfort you all.

Raymond Webb
   Posted Tue February 13, 2018
Ann & Children, I enjoyed Working with Keith over the Years while I was at the School System and Beyond. He was a Great Friend to Me and that Meant a lot to me. Know That U R in my Thoughts and Prayers at this Difficult Time. Also know that I am Here if there's anything I can do for You.

Terry & Elaine Cantrell
   Posted Wed February 14, 2018
Ann and Family,
So sorry for your loss. Praying God will wrap each of you in His loving arms , giving comfort, and peace during this difficult time.

Terry & Elaine Cantrell

Ruth Person
   Posted Wed February 14, 2018
Ann, my Prayers are with You and your Family.

Anna Higdon
   Posted Wed February 14, 2018
Sending you all my love! Mr. Keith was an amazing person and will never be forgotten! Love You!

Rachel & Robert
   Posted Wed February 14, 2018
Ann our condolences to you and all the family, you're in our prayers and thoughts.

pat beechy
   Posted Wed February 14, 2018
Ann and family, I am sorry for your lost. Keith was a great father and a great friend. Our hearts and prayers go out to all of you.May God be there for you. A[[ our love, Vern and Pat Beechy and family

Craig & Debbie Ranger
   Posted Wed February 14, 2018
Our heartfelt sympathy to Ann & family. Prayers for comfort.

Dale Temple
   Posted Thu February 15, 2018
Ann, I am so sorry. You and the children are in my thoughts and prayers and in the days ahead. May God give each of you the strength, love comfort and peace you will need in the coming days.

Wanda McCannon
   Posted Thu February 15, 2018
I was so sorry to hear about Keith. You will all be in my prayers.

Jan Hallman
   Posted Thu February 15, 2018
To the Boyd Family,

Out thoughts and prayers are with each and every one of you. Kevin, Kelly and my oldest son, Josh, all went to school together. Kevin and Kelly....our deepest condolences to you all. Keith was a good person and he will be sadly missed.

Jan & David Hallman
Josh & Robert Holliday

Tommi and Rick Ward
   Posted Thu February 15, 2018
Keith was a true friend. He came whenever we needed his help . We considered him to be part of the family. We will miss him very much. Love and sympathy to his sweet family.

Bob and Davilyn Rainwater
   Posted Mon February 26, 2018
So sorry for your loss; your family is in our thoughts.