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Former State Rep. Travis Boyd of Piggott dies at 70

PIGGOTT, AR (KAIT) - Former District 79 State Representative Travis Boyd of Piggott has died.

Boyd, who also served Clay County as a judge and later as the Office of Emergency Management director, died Tuesday, Sept. 9, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Carolyn; his daughter, Teresa; his son, Tim; and three grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Sept. 13, at noon in New Hope Baptist Church in Pollard with Greg Rainwater and Loy Culver officiating. Burial will follow in New Hope Cemetery.

Hoggard & Sons Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

To read his complete obituary, click here.

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