Ellen "Joy" Boyd, age 87, of Cadiz, KY, passed away Friday, January 24, 2014, at Trigg County Hospital in Cadiz, KY. Mrs. Boyd retired from Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville, KY as a cook/waitress in the coffee shop. She was a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Cadiz, KY. She is survived by: Husband - William D. "W.D." Boyd, Cadiz, KY, One Step Daughter - Penny Mitchell & Husband Jerry, Cadiz, KY, Four Step Grandchildren & Spouses- Tara & Trey Davenport, Sonora, KY, Tasha & Bobby Harris, Cadiz, KY, Leslie & Jason Ellerbrook, Brentwood, TN & Tommy & Jennifer Mitchell, Crofton, KY, Eight Step Great Grandchildren- Tristen & Titus Davenport, Rebecca, Jack, John & James Ellerbrook, Levi & Zack Mitchell. She was preceded in death by: Father - Noah Edison Steele, Mother - Sela Moore Steele, Two Brothers-Edward Steele & Johnny Denny, Three Sisters- Birdie Daniel, Alice Shick & Patty Steele.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. -P.O. Box 2050 Cadiz, KY 42211-031 in Cadiz, KY where the family will receive friends after 4:00 PM on Sunday, January 26, 2014. Funeral Service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home at 2:00 PM Monday, January 27, 2014 with the Reverend Greg Wells officiating. Burial will follow at Boyd Cemetery in Cadiz, KY. Memorial Contributions can be made to: Calvary Missionary Baptist Church Building Fund, C/O- Billy C. "Bubba" Stallons, 759 South Tanyard Road, Cadiz, KY 42211.