Funeral services for Mrs. Evelyn Farmer Boyd, 87, of Ashland
City, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, March 1, 2020, at
Boyd Funeral Home in Ashland City, TN. Burial will follow in
Cheatham Memorial Gardens in Pleasant View, TN.
The family will receive friends on Friday at Anderson – Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN, from 4 P.M. – 7
P.M., on Saturday at Boyd Funeral Home in Ashland City, TN
from 4 P.M. – 7 P.M., and again on Sunday from 12 Noon until
time of services.
She passed away on Sunday, February 23, 2020, at her
She was born March 13, 1932, in Robertson County, TN, to the
late Hassel Farmer and Lorene Elliott Farmer. She was married
to the late Charles Leland Boyd. She worked as a seamstress,
and was a member of the Ashland City Church of Christ.
She taught children’s Bible class, and was a member of
Business Professional Women and the Home Demonstration
Club (FCE). She was also a member of the Ashland City Senior’s
Center, and was a Cheatham County Fair Volunteer.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by her Brother: Joel Farmer; Sister: Nannie Lou Farmer
Adcock; Twin Sister: Catherine Bell Farmer; Great
Granddaughter: Melody Hope Notgrass; and Great Grandson:
Avery John Notgrass.
Survivors include 1 Son: Stephen (Betsy) Boyd of Clarksville,
TN; 1 Daughter: Charlene (Ray) Notgrass of Gainesboro, TN; 1
Sister: Lavon (Billy) Farmer Sanders of Ashland City, TN; 4
Grandchildren: John (Audra) Notgrass, Bethany (Gregory)
Poore, Mary Evelyn (Nate) McCurdy, and Ashley (Michael)
Russo; and 8 Great Grandchildren: Clara McCurdy, Henry
Notgrass, Eva Poore, Wesley McCurdy, Toby Notgrass, Maria
Poore, Peter McCurdy, and Thomas McCurdy.
Bro. Ray Notgrass will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Churches of Christ Disaster Relief Effort by contacting the
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