Morris L. Boyd
Morris L. Boyd

May 9, 1936 - December 23, 2018
Born in Waycross, Georgia
Resided in Fitzgerald, Georgia
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Mr. Morris L. Boyd, 82, died Sunday (December 23, 2018) at Willson Hospice House in Albany, GA following an extended illness.

He was born in raised in Waycross but had resided in Palm Beach, FL for many years. He was a formerly employed with Waycross Plumbing Company and also served in the United States Army during the Korean War.

Mr. Boyd was a son of the late Richard “Dick” Boyd and Aline Cribb Boyd. He was preceded in death by his 1st wife, Annie Muriel Bell Boyd; and a son, Richard M. “Ricky” Boyd.

He is survived by two daughters, Virginia Burke (Don) of Liberty, KY and Catherine Steinhagen (John) of Fort White, FL; nine grandchildren, Michael Burke, Matthew Burke, Donnie Burke, Jr., Edwin Steinhagen, Christopher Baldwin, Tina Sands, Gloria Lane, Crystal Boyd, and Ashley Ailes; several great grandchildren; a sister, Annie Mae Foster of Darlington, SC; a brother, Herbert Boyd of Darien, GA; a brother-in-law, Oscar Bell of Waycross; five half siblings, Joe Boyd of Blackshear, Gail Wilson of Waycross, Minnie Lee Weeks of Waycross, Lynette Melton of Waycross, and Lucy Yanosh of Blackshear; two step-sisters, Geneva White of Manor and Wanell Boyd of Manor; a step-brother, James Henderson of Blackshear; his former wife, Gladys Sanders of Fitzgerald; three special friends, Leland Justice of Fitzgerald, Gary Dunn of Fitzgerald, and Greg Smith of Valdosta; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday (December 29, 2018) at the Music Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Kettle Creek Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends Saturday morning at the funeral home starting at 10:00 a.m.

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at

Music Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.




Music Funeral Home
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA United States 31501
Saturday, December 29, 2018
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Music Funeral Home
1503 Tebeau St.
Waycross, GA United States 31501
Saturday, December 29, 2018
11:00 AM
Kettle Creek Cemetery
2523 Carswell Ave.
Waycross, GA US 31501
Saturday, December 29, 2018