Glen Abbey Memorial Park & Mortuary

3838 Bonita Road, Bonita, CA


Mary Ella Boyd

November 19, 1934January 3, 2020

Mary E. Boyd was called to rest at the age of 85 at her home in San Diego, CA. on Friday January 3, 2020. She was the first child born to Roosevelt Lambert and Grethel (Lambert) Frazier. Mary attended Moore High School upon graduation, she attended Prairie View University. While in Waco, TX she met and married Jimmie Lee Boyd in 1957 and from their union they had three children. Later they moved to San Diego, CA where she was a devoted wife and reared their three children Mary was an avid seamstress and pattern maker, loved to decorate as well as being a fashionista She was employed at Big Lots as an Area Merchandiser until she retired to care for her mother. Mary was a very caring, outspoken and proud women. Mary loved and took pleasure in being a wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and a daughter. She delighted in helping others. She precedes her deceased parents, and her brother Roosevelt Lambert Jr., her three surviving children Laura Agurs, Jimmie Boyd Jr, and Lavita Boyd, along with her seven grandchildren Latanya Agurs, Antwan Boyd, Avante Agurs, Gianna Fagan, Jocelyn Lonzo, Paris Ethridge, Jaylen Boyd and her beloved pet Marley, her three great grandchildren Zinnia, Carter, Gregory Jr, Step daughters Kay and Diane Boyd and host a of nieces and nephews All throughout her entire life she held on to an unweaving faith in God. The family would like to give special thanks to her caregivers Ann Crain, Martha Word and Gwen Lloyd Pall Bears: Antwan, Avante, Robert, Pierre, Forest, Marcus


  • Visitation Saturday, January 18, 2020
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 18, 2020
  • Committal Service Saturday, January 18, 2020
  • "Celebration of Life" Reception Saturday, January 18, 2020


Mary Ella Boyd

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