Madge Boyd


Personal and Family Information

Madge was born on 8 MAY 1923 in Plainview, Hale County, Texas, the daughter of unknown parents.

She died on 30 SEP 2009 in Reno, Washoe County, Nevada.

Her husband was Lloyd Claypool Woods, who she married on 5 JUN 1946 in Plainview, Hale County, Texas. Their only known child was Lloyd Claypool (1948-2003).


Birth8 MAY 1923
Place: Plainview, Hale County, Texas
Death30 SEP 2009
Place: Reno, Washoe County, Nevada
BurialSEP 2009
Place: Plainview, Hale County, Texas
Address: Plainview Memorial Park lot: Blk. C, lot 216 with husband and son Find A Grave Memorial# 43343534


Note 1

RENO, Nev. - Madge Alden Boyd Woods, 86, died on Sept. 30, 2009, in Reno, Nevada. A memorial service will be on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009, at 2 p.m. at Lemons Funeral Chapel. Family will receive visitors at 1 p.m. before the service.

Madge was born on May 8, 1923, in Plainview to Arthur and Mary Effie Boyd. She attended Plainview schools and graduated from Plainview High School. She attended and graduated from Mary Hardin-Baylor in Belton, Texas. She married Lloyd Woods on June 5, 1943, at First Baptist Church, Plainview. After Lloyd's discharge from the service after WWII, they made their home in Plainview.

Madge was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd; a son, Clay; and a brother, Arthur Elliot Jr.

Survivors include her daughter, Rhoda Woods Cummings of Reno, Nevada; five grandchildren, Courtney Lantto, Carter Cummings, Stefany Mahoney, Bailey Woods, Kyler Woods; one great grandson, Ethan Lantto; a brother, John Thomas Boyd and wife Bonnie of Amarillo.

Published in Plainview Daily Herald from October 25 to October 26, 2009 


Family links: 


  Arthur Elliot Boyd (1887 - 1967)

  Mary Effie Murphy Boyd (1899 - 1990)



  Lloyd Claypool Woods (1920 - 2003)



  Lloyd Claypool Woods (1948 - 2003)*



  Arthur Elliott Boyd (1921 - 2008)*

  Madge Alden Boyd Woods (1923 - 2009)

Find A Grave Memorial# 43343534