May 29, 1951 - December 10, 2020
Merelyn Margaret Boyd Holbrook age 69, lovingly known as “Mom” to everyone, gained her heavenly wings on Thursday, December 10th 2020 at 2:34 am. Mom was born May 29, 1951 to the late Merrill and Evelyn Boyd in Fairburn, GA. Her love of country living followed her all through her life as she became well known for her craft and painting skills. Mom had a love of plants and gardens as well but she will always be known for her true love of Christmas. Her art of turning ordinary items into beautiful decorations will be her legacy for years to come. In addition to her parents Mom was preceded in death by Sister, Josephine Sewell, and Great-granddaughter, Alexis Riley Thompson. She is survived by her son, Marty McHugh, daughter-n-law, Kimberly McHugh of Newnan, GA, Grandson, Caleb McHugh and granddaughter, Jordan (Allen) Thompson. Her daughter, Malina Mooney and her husband Jason of Senoia, GA. Granddaughters, Kristen Mooney, Shelby (Josh) Arrington, and Destiny Mooney. Her brothers, Jerry (Inell) Boyd of Tyrone, GA, Brad (Pam) Boyd of Jonesboro, GA, Randy (Becky) Boyd of Zebullon GA, along with 6 great-grandchildren, and many cousins, nieces and nephews. Mom was a member of Trinity Church in Sharpsburg, GA and her love for Christ shown through her every day of her life. She praised him with her whole heart and passed that same faith to anyone she was around. She touched many lives through her journey here on earth. The family would like to thank Brightmoor Hospice for their thoughtful and tender care of Merelyn as she made her transition from this life to her new home in Heaven. In lieu of flowers those desiring may make donations to Toys for Tots, https://www.toysfortots.org/donate/forms/simple/Default.aspx?sl_tc=homepage A graveside service will be held Saturday, December 12, 2020 at 1 o’clock at Holly Hill Memorial Park with Pastor Mark Anthony officiating. Those wishing may sign the online guestbook at www.parrottfuneralhome.com. Parrott Funeral Home and Crematory, 770-964-4800.
Merelyn Margaret Boyd Holbrook age 69, lovingly known as “Mom” to everyone, gained her heavenly wings on Thursday, December 10th 2020 at 2:34 am. Mom was born May 29, 1951 to the late Merrill and Evelyn Boyd in Fairburn, GA. Her... View Obituary & Service Information
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