The Washington Times-Herald

April 1, 2014

Jennie Boyd

Aug. 27, 1954 - March 28, 2014


The Washington Times-Herald

---- — LOOGOOTEE — Jennie (Summers) Boyd, 59, died at 4:30 p.m. Friday at Memorial Hospital in Jasper.

Born Aug. 27, 1954, in Washington, she was the daughter of Ben and Camilla (Strange) Summers.

She was a 1972 graduate of Loogootee High School and a member of St. John Catholic Church in Loogootee. She was the office manager at Frette Energy in Washington. Jennie enjoyed her grandchildren; going on ocean cruises with her husband; and was an avid fan of Indiana University basketball, Green Bay Packer and Colts football.

She is survived by her husband, Gib Boyd; her mother, Camilla Summers of Loogootee; two sons, Kevin and wife Jodie Fuhrman and Jeff Fuhrman, all of Loogootee; one stepson, Sam and wife Heather Boyd of Greenwood; one stepdaughter, Sara and husband Ryan Robertson of Martinsville; two brothers, Benny and wife Pam Summers and Wayne and wife Diana Summers, all of Loogootee; two sisters, Beverly and husband Scott Moore of Bedford and Rachel and husband Brian Terry of Shoals; three grandchildren, Brylee, Kenzie and Hadde Fuhrman; and three stepgrandchildren, Wyatt Robertson, Elija and Gabriella Lasley.

She is preceded in death by her father, Ben Summers; and one son, infant Erick Fuhrman.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. John Catholic Church in Loogootee.

Visitation is from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Brocksmith-Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences may be made at www.brocksmithblakefuneralhomes.com