Jeffrey W. ‘Jeff’ Boyd

Jeff Boyd, 64, of Auburn, Neb., died Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at his home.

He was born on May 8, 1953, the son of Joe and Katherine Boyd.

He is survived by his wife, Trena Boyd of Auburn, Neb.; his parents, Joe and Katherine Boyd of Anna; daughters Kimberly Boyd of Coralville, Iowa, and Sheryl (Tim) Thiele of Henderson, Nev.; a son, Andrew Boyd of Eureka; granddaughter Lillian Thiele; sister Jenifer (Dwayne) Fields of Carterville; mother-in-law Norma Jean Conant of Anna; brother Jerry (Cathy) Dillow of Jonesboro; other relatives and many friends.

A Celebration of Life visitation will be Thursday, today, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Hemmingsen Funeral Home in Auburn. Family members will be present throughout the day to reminisce and listen to stories about Jeff when offered.

A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 22, at Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro. Interment will be in the Anna Cemetery.

Friends can call from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, at Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro.

To leave online condolences for the family, visit

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.

The Gazette-Democrat

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Anna, Illinois 62906
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