Linwood Otis Boyd

November 28, 1947 - January 16, 2024
Linwood Otis Boyd

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Linwood Otis Boyd, a resident of Pinetown, NC passed away peacefully at his home on January 16, 2024, at the age of 76.

In honoring Linwood's wishes, there will be no formal services held.

Joseph B. Paul Jr. Funeral Services is honored to be assisting the Boyd family.

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  • February 11, 2024
    Shane and Jennifer Taylor says:
    We are truly sorry for this loss. Me and Shane have been praying for you all!

  • January 30, 2024
    Luette Cuthrell lit a candle:
    Lit since January 30, 2024 at 1:39:46 PM

  • January 24, 2024
    Michelle Mason lit a candle:
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  • January 24, 2024
    Joy Cutler Corprew lit a candle:
    Lit since January 24, 2024 at 1:43:12 PM

  • January 23, 2024
    Kathy Adams says:
    I am sorry for your loss. It’s been many years since he and Bobby Boyd as well as others played baseball on the ball fields on a Sunday afternoon! He was a funny and enjoyable fellow! Kathy Braddy Boyd Adams

  • January 23, 2024
    Gary and Pat Windley lit a candle:
    Lit since January 23, 2024 at 1:45:41 PM

  • January 22, 2024
    Danny and Dale Everett lit a candle:
    Lit since January 22, 2024 at 1:27:27 PM

  • January 22, 2024
    Wendy Singleton says:
    Rhunell and family we are so sorry to hear about Topper. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Love, Wendy & Dora Ann

  • January 21, 2024
    Phyllis T Lee lit a candle:
    Lit since January 22, 2024 at 1:38:56 AM

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    B L and Emily Eborn lit a candle:
    Lit since January 21, 2024 at 1:20:09 PM

  • January 21, 2024
    Herman and Benita Lagcher says:
    Our prayers are for comfort for you and your sons and extended family.

  • January 21, 2024
    Carol Seamon lit a candle:
    Lit since January 21, 2024 at 1:10:38 PM

  • January 20, 2024
    Joy Landeck lit a candle:
    Lit since January 21, 2024 at 1:36:16 AM

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    Chad Hewitt and Family lit a candle:
    Lit since January 20, 2024 at 1:47:47 PM

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    Margie Cooke-Tankard lit a candle:
    Lit since January 20, 2024 at 1:39:57 PM

  • January 20, 2024
    Charlene Hoggard Woolard says:
    Rhunell, Topper was a good man. God bless you and your family at this time. I've walked through this, it takes time. I will remember you in my prayers.

  • January 20, 2024
    Charlene Hoggard Woolard lit a candle:
    Lit since January 20, 2024 at 1:17:52 PM

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    Brenda Ormond Rumley lit a candle:
    Lit since January 20, 2024 at 1:26:20 PM

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  • January 19, 2024
    Dale Oakley lit a candle:
    Lit since January 20, 2024 at 1:02:35 AM

  • January 19, 2024
    Phillip @ Valerie Boyd says:
    Sorry to hear about your lost. He will always be a Topper to me.

  • January 19, 2024
    Carol Willard lit a candle:
    Lit since January 19, 2024 at 1:44:01 PM

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    Jeff and Patti Suozzo lit a candle:
    Lit since January 19, 2024 at 1:24:01 PM

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    Angela McKeel lit a candle:
    Lit since January 19, 2024 at 1:21:41 PM

  • January 19, 2024
    viola lupton says:
    Topper was so dear to me.He was so great to work with and had a sense of humor like mine. May he rest in peace, he was a good man.

  • January 19, 2024
    Robert & Amy Harris lit a candle:
    Lit since January 19, 2024 at 1:12:54 AM

  • January 18, 2024
    Jenny Bright lit a candle:
    Lit since January 19, 2024 at 1:18:57 AM

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    Mary S Ragland lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:29:46 PM

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    John and Terry Everett lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:24:46 PM

  • January 18, 2024
    Terry and Rita Woolard says:
    Though we have not seen Topper in many years, we remember him as a kind and gentle soul.

  • January 18, 2024
    Joyce Gardner lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:44:20 PM

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    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:54:31 PM

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    Ginger & Ricky Windley lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:44:34 PM

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    Debbie and Chubby Woolard lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:53:57 PM

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    Deborah Ambrose Cook lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:51:47 PM

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    Kary Ormond Harris lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:32:07 PM

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    Kimberly Daniels Williams lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:18:08 PM

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    Patricia M. Woolard lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:59:03 PM

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    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:30:56 PM

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    Michael , Jamie Craig and boys lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:06:27 PM

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    Jimmy & Belinda Hardy lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:00:58 PM

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    Jimmy & Belinda Hardy lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:00:07 PM

  • January 18, 2024
    Jamie, Jeanea, Braxton, Emma, “Little Topper” & Gage Boyd lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:55:40 PM

  • January 18, 2024
    Bobby J lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:22:13 PM

  • January 17, 2024
    Steve and Cathy Swain lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:52:47 AM

  • January 17, 2024
    Arlene Everett Morin lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:39:44 AM

  • January 17, 2024
    Arlene Everett Morin says:
    So sorry to hear. Sending prayers to Rhunell and sons. We met in high school and been friends ever since. Such a likable and fun person to be around. May God bless you all and keep his loving arms around you all Sending prayers

  • January 17, 2024
    Arlene Everett Morin lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:31:14 AM

  • January 17, 2024
    William Harris says:
    Topper will be greatly missed. He was a good man and I am honored to have been his friend. Rest In Peace Top!!

  • January 17, 2024
    Dianna and Alton Toler says:
    Sorry for your loss. Rest in peace Topper.

  • January 17, 2024
    Dianna and Alton Toler says:
    So sorry for your loss. Rest in peace Topper.

  • January 17, 2024
    William Harris says:
    I am honored to have called Topper my friend. He was a good man and will be greatly missed.

  • January 17, 2024
    William and Kary Harris lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:00:11 AM

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    Phil and Stacy Lee lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:37:18 AM

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    Danny & Linda Woolard lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:33:21 AM

  • January 17, 2024
    Louise Boyd says:
    Thoughts and prayers for the family. I have fond memories of Topper.

  • January 17, 2024
    Tommy and Kim Douglas lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:17:07 AM

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    Kenny & Arlene Jones lit a candle:
    Lit since January 18, 2024 at 1:10:49 AM

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    Phillip & Diane Lee lit a candle:
    Lit since January 17, 2024 at 1:38:58 PM

  • January 17, 2024
    Rodney Midgette says:
    I am honored to say I knew Topper and called him a friend He impacted everyone one he met Rest in peace Top Cat

  • January 17, 2024
    Billy Ray and Penny Askew says:
    So sorry to hear of Topper’s passing. Prayers for comfort for you all.

  • January 17, 2024
    Bonnie and Hank Keech lit a candle:
    Lit since January 17, 2024 at 1:46:26 PM

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    Alger & Sue Woolard lit a candle:
    Lit since January 17, 2024 at 1:39:18 PM

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    Anita swain lit a candle:
    Lit since January 17, 2024 at 1:58:22 PM

  • January 17, 2024
    Daniel "Bat" Adams says:
    Family, you are in our thoughts and prayers, Topper's words of wisdom, laughs, and memories will never be forgotten. RIP Brother! 👊

  • January 17, 2024
    Kathy Jefferson lit a candle:
    Lit since January 17, 2024 at 1:18:39 PM

  • January 17, 2024
    Cathy and Wayne Craig lit a candle:
    Lit since January 17, 2024 at 1:21:42 PM