Mr. Shirley Edward Loyd, 73, of Clayton died Saturday, June 15 at his home with his family by his side. He was born November 25, 1939 in South Boston, VA, son of the late Charlie Thomas and Luvinia Russell Loyd. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Charlie Loyd and Bobby Loyd.
Mr. Loyd was a Wholesale Distributor with Peppridge Farms, Inc. in Chapel Hill. He was an avid golfer and was a former member of Pine Hollow Golf Course in Clayton. He was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 22 at 1:00 P.M. in the McLaurin Funeral Home Chapel in Clayton, NC.
He is survived by his wife, Winsome Rice Loyd, three children, Lisa Loyd Saunders and husband Jeff of Hobe Sound, FL, Brian Scott Loyd and friend Susan Bohannon of Roxboro, and Wendy Loyd Gray and husband Smith Gray, II of Clayton, three grandchildren, Kaitlyn Saunders of Hobe Sound, FL, and Lauren and Chandler Gray both of Clayton, one brother, Eugene Loyd and wife Betty of South Boston, VA.
The family will receive friends Saturday, June 22 from 12:00 until 1:00 P.M. at McLaurin Funeral Home Arrangements are by McLaurin at Pinecrest Memorial Park, Funerals and Cremations. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.mclaurinatpine crest.com