William H. “Dub” Loyd, 69, passed away April 4, 2008.
William was born Aug. 3, 1938 in Orrick, the son of Otis G. and Mildred Good Loyd. He married Rose E. Pigg on Dec. 7, 1957. Dub lived in the Orrick area most of his life, before moving to Edwards, in 2003. He worked as an owner-operator truck driver before retirement, and has repaired boats and boat motors while living in Edwards.
His parents, one brother, Otis Loyd, Jr. and one son, Rodney Loyd, preceded him in death.
Survivors include: his wife Rose, of the home; two sons, William D. Loyd, of Orrick, and Roger Loyd, of La.; two daughters, Kathy Shockley, of Camden, and Rose Shepard, of Henrietta; one brother, Bob Loyd, of Orrick; one sister, Connie Rhoades, of Crystal Lakes; nine grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, other relatives and many friends.
Memorial services will be at held at 7 p.m., Tuesday, April 8, at the Salem Christian Union Church, in Excelsior Springs.
Arrangements are under the direction of Reser Funeral Home in Warsaw.