Oliver “Ollie” Boyd, 85, a native of Jena and resident of Jackson, Louisiana, passed from this life on Friday, May 20, 2016. Ollie was the retired owner of Southern Inspection Services and was a veteran of the United States Navy. Services where held at 1 p.m., Monday, May 23, at the Second Baptist Church in Jackson with Rev. Clark Fooshe, Jr. officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery. He was preceded in death by step-sons, Raymond Tyler and Michael Tyler; parents, Lillie and Jeff Boyd; brothers, Chan Boyd, Tommy Boyd, Ed Boyd, Bruce Boyd, Earcel Boyd, Billy Boyd, Lloyd Boyd, and Rollo Boyd; and sisters, Lillie Mae Hinson, Nell Cowart, Sarah Neal, Jereane Arntson, and two infant sisters. Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Patricia Boyd of Jackson; one daughter, Connie Deeds and husband Sammy; and two sons, Jeffery Boyd and Neal Boyd and wife Becca.