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Dr. Arthur Marsalis Boyd
s/o Arthur Miller Sr. & Vivian Boyd

wed Doris Lanell Cobb
16 May 1942

Dr. Arthur Marsalis Boyd
15 April 1921 - 30 October 1984
Services for Dr. Arthur Marsalis Boyd, a radiologist for Wilson N. Jones Memorial Hospital and Medical Plaza Hospital in Sherman, Grayson County, will be at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the Dannel Funeral Home Chapel in Sherman. Burial will be in the West Hill Cemetery in Sherman.
Boyd, 63, died Tuesday in Medical City Hospital Dallas of a heart condition.
The native of Commerce, Hunt County, received his bachelor's degree from East Texas State University. He received his medical degree from Southwest Medical School in Dallas. 
Boyd served his residency at Lisbon Veterans Administration Hospital in Dallas. During World War II, he worked at the United States Marine Hospital in New York. 
In 1952, Boyd moved to Sherman, where he began his work in the Sherman hospitals. 
He was a member of the Grayson County Medical Society and the Texas Radiology Society. 
Boyd also was a member of the First Christian Church in Sherman, where he was on the deacon board. 
He is survived by his wife, Doris; a daughter, Rebecca Lynn Espeseth of Sacramento, Calif.; two sons, Arthur Marcus Boyd of Dallas and Robert Mack Boyd of Arlington; his mother, Vivian Boyd Bledsoe of Sherman; two brothers, Dr. James Bledsoe of Dallas and Paul Bledsoe of Florida, and a sister, Katherine Coats of Greenville, Hunt County.
Dallas Morning News, Thursday, November 1, 1984, pg.46A
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