James Russell BOYD

James Russell BOYD


James Russell

May 22, 1935 – May 17, 2016

Jim Boyd of Bashaw passed away on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at the Red Deer Hospice at the age of 80 years. Jim is lovingly remembered by his family, son, Mark; daughter, Debbie (Todd); four grandchildren, Wendy (Graham) Arnett, Tracy (Kris) McArthur, Sabrina Maki and Bryce Maki; four great grandchildren, Hunter, Gavin, Izzy and Jia McArthur; as well as special friend, Irene Grant. Jim is predeceased by Elsie Broom who was his aunt and caregiver while he was growing up. A Celebration of Jim’s Life will be held at the Bashaw Agricultural Society, 4750 – 45 Avenue, Bashaw, AB on Friday, May 27, 2016 at 1:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jim’s memory to the Red Deer Hospice, 99 Arnot Avenue, Red Deer, AB, T4R 3S6. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at


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