Lou Boyd

RISON — Mrs. Lou Ellon Boyd, 88, of Rison, died Sunday, January 13, 2013, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center, Pine Bluff.

She was born June 3, 1924, in Ashley County, to Howard and Lou Ella Jay Dawkins. She was reared and received her early education in Bastrop, La.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ.

Mrs. Boyd was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, John R. Boyd.

Survivors are her children, Diane and Pete Peterson, of Pine Bluff, Donald and Jan Holland of Morgan City, La., James and Wanda Holland of Pine Bluff, a step son, Bobby Boyd of Pine Bluff, six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren.

Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, at Cypress Memorial Gardens, with Reverend Mike Snell officiating. Burial will be by Ralph Robinson and Son.

The family will receive friends at Robinson’s, Tuesday evening, 5-7.

Online register: ralphrobinsonandson.com