Leonard Theodore Boyt formerly of Dudley, son of the late C. C. and Lola Blanche Taylor Boyt, was born in Parma, Missouri on January 14, 1933, and passed away at the Cypress Point Skilled Nursing Center in Dexter on April 25, 2018, at the age of 85 years, 3 months and 11 days.
Leonard had lived in Dudley since 1947 and had retired from Arvin Automotive. He was a member of the Corinth General Baptist Church near Puxico where he was a deacon.
Surviving are two sons and spouse, Chad Boyt of Wappapello, Greg (Kelly) Boyt of Ravenwood, Missouri; two grandchildren; Morgan Franklin of Columbia, Alexander Boyt of Ravenwood, Missouri; three great grandchildren; three sisters, Dorothy O'Neal of Puxico, Gloria Clowes of Marble Hill, Donna Boykin of Grandin; one brother, Perry Boyt of Dexter. Other family and friends also survive. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Earl, Doyle & Clarence Boyt, and three sisters, Pansy Hopkins, Mary Morgan and Margie Worley.
Friends may call at Watkins and Sons Funeral Service in Dexter after 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 28, 2018. until time of services at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Jimmy Clark of Puxico officiating.
Internment will be in the Barker Cemetery near Bernie with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service in charge of arrangements.