Ruth Boyd, age 86 of Arkadelphia, passed away November 12, 2017. She was born August 23, 1931 in Anson TX, the daughter of Justin and Florine Bockman Moore. She was a member of The First United Methodist Church of Arkadelphia. She was involved in the Home Extension Club, and her main love, The Arkadelphia Hospital Auxiliary, where she was a member for over 40 years. She is preceded in death by her husband Joe Boyd and son-in-law Mike Fenwick.
Ruth is survived by two daughters Vici Fenwick of Mena, AR and Candi Stickney (Mike) of St. Petersburg, FL and one son Rick Boyd (Brenda) of Mountain Home, AR. She is also survived by three grandchildren, Justin Fenwick of Mena, Sarah Bentley (Craig) of Ft. Smith, AR and Kasey James (Micah) of Heflin, LA; four great grandchildren, Rylie and Harper Bentley, and Kimber and Kaitlin James; and one brother, Gawain Moore of Lassater, TX.
The family will greet friends at the Ruggles Wilcox Funeral Home, Wednesday November 15, from 4- 6 pm. There will be no formal services.
In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hospital Auxiliary, 3050 Twin Rivers Drive, Arkadelphia, AR, 71923. Please sign Ruth's online tribute wall at
NOV 15. 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home
517 Clay St.
Arkadelphia, AR, US, 71923