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Bobby Boyce

Memorial services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, March 24, at First Baptist Church for Robert Dean “Bobby” Boyce of 289 E. Lawrence Ranch Road.

Boyce, 74, passed away Monday, March 20, 2017, at his home.

David Brunson will officiate at the services, with cremation under the direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary.

Bobby was born Sept. 14, 1942, in Artesia, the son of William Lee and Hattie A. (Wright) Boyce. He was a lifelong resident of Artesia.

On Sept. 2, 1961, he married Betty Lou Lindsey in Loco Hills.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Boyce, of the family home; daughter Kim Boyce-Hill and husband Randy; son Robert Boyce and wife Michelle; sister Billie Jean Fox; grandchildren Dustin Boyce, Taren Boyce, Shelbi Boyce, Calynn Boyce, Skylar Boyce, Zach Boyce and Dezeray Boyce; and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, four sisters, and three brothers.

Arrangements are under the direction of Terpening & Son Mortuary. Condolences may be expressed online at www.artesiafunerals.com.