James "Sonny" BoydHarrison, AR, 1944 - 2019
James "Sonny" Boyd, 75, Harrison, died November 30, 2019. The son of Troy Mack and Laura Maggie (Long) Boyd, he was born September 11, 1944, in Dumas, Arkansas. His parents preceded him in death. Sonny loved his family and job. He enjoyed competitive shooting and gunsmithing. Sonny held the world record for off shore directional drilling in Norway. He drilled relief wells for Event Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico.
Survivors include his wife, Sandra Mae (Stevens) Boyd; sons, Christopher Robert Boyd of Fayetteville and William Alton Tovey of Harrison; daughters, Shannon Dionne Hawkins of Denver, Colorado and Jean Theresa Genereau of Lowell; ten grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to The Sanctuary Shoppe, 126 W. Stephenson Avenue, Harrison, Arkansas 72601, the Ozark Humane Society, 5147 Rock Springs Road, Harrison, Arkansas 72601, or Legacy Hospice of North Arkansas, 702 N. Main Street, Harrison, Arkansas 72601. Arrangements by Roller-Christeson Funeral Home. Online Guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/harrison.
Published December 3, 2019
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Roller-Christeson Funeral Home
519 N. Spring Street, P.O. Box 100, Harrison, AR