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Obituary for James Boyd

October 19, 1932 - August 11, 2016
Brigantine, New Jersey | Age 83


James Boyd, 83, of Brigantine passed away Thursday August 11, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Philadelphia, PA to Frank & Anna Boyd on November 19, 1932. Jim relocated to Atlantic City, graduated from Holy Spirit High School, where he met the love of his life, Nancy. They married
and moved to his beloved Brigantine where they raised their family. Jim had many loves including people watching on the 12th St Beach, acting in community theater and singing in the St Thomas Choir. Jim was also an avid reader, lover of classical music and all the arts. His lifelong occupation was a sign painter. He transitioned his business from hand lettering to digital graphics over the 45 years as owner and operator of AC Display Studios.

Jim is predeceased by his parents and his son David. He is survived by his "Honey Pot" Nancy, his children; Jeanne (Chuck) Dicken, James (Diane), Jackie (Pat) Doran, Nancy (John) Hale, Bob (Kathy) Boyd and Barb (Phil) Durrant; his 10 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren; and his sister Marianne Murphy.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Jim's Life Celebration and visitation on Tuesday August 16, 2016 from 10 to 11am at St Thomas Church, 331 8th Street South, Brigantine NJ 08203. Memorial Mass will follow at 11am. Interment is private.

The family requests in lieu of flowers donations be made to
St. Thomas Church at the above address.

To share your fondest memory of Jim please visit www.keatesplumfuneral

Family services by Keates-Plum Funeral Home, Brigantine.

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  • St. Thomas Church
    331 8th Street South
    Brigantine, NJ 08203

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3112 W Brigantine Ave
Brigantine, NJ 08203
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