Published 9:26 am Thursday, May 31, 2018

VALLEY — Mr. Troy Dwight Boyd, 31, of Valley, Ala. passed away on Saturday, May 26, 2018.

Mr. Boyd is survived by his wife, Sarah Close Boyd; his three sons, William Boyd, Coa Boyd, and Elijah Boyd; his parents, Raenita Thrift, Jimmy Thrift, and Joseph Boyd; his siblings, Casey Boyd, Jamie Boyd, Sarah Boyd, Logan Boyd, J.J. Thrift, and Kyle Thrift; along with numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.  Mr. Boyd had several close family and friends that he also considered his siblings such as Stephanie Walters, Jason Elliott, Edan and Jennifer.

Mr. Boyd enjoyed fishing, camping, family gatherings and cookouts, and working on different projects around the house or on vehicles.  He was a happy, loving, social, giving Chevy loving, honest person, and could not swing a pink tack hammer to save his life.

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Mr. Boyd’s wishes were to be cremated and his family will hold a private memorial service for him with only close family and friends.

Please visit his Memorial Tribute page at to leave a condolence for his family, share a memory of Troy, or to light a Remembrance Candle in his memory.

Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley is directing.