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Fayette County


Wesley R. Loyd

Wesley R. Loyd, 72, of Fayetteville, passed away on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. He was born in Fayetteville, GA on September 8, 1945 to Mary Avis Jones and Wilbur Wesley Loyd. He proudly served his country in the United States Army. Wesley was employed by General Motors in Atlanta, Georgia. He was a member of Lisbon Baptist Church and enjoyed going to church. He was an avid fisherman. He loved being with his family, his beautiful wife and his granddaughter who he enjoyed spending time with.
Wesley was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters. He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Loyd; his daughters, Amy Loyd and Tammy McKeehan; his son, Kevin Loyd; his granddaughter, Kristy McKeehan; his brothers, Wayne and Wendell Loyd; and his sister, Mattie Allen.
His funeral service will be at 4:00 PM on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Lisbon Baptist Church, Fayetteville, with Rev. Randell Harris and Rev. David Rathburn officiating. Burial will follow at Lisbon Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 -8:00 PM on Friday evening, March 23, 2018.
Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Fayetteville – www.mowellfuneralhome.com