May 22, 1946 ~ May 19, 2020

Born in: Owensboro, KY
Resided in: Owensboro, KY

Margaret Lee Boyd, 73, of Owensboro passed away May 19, 2020 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. She was born in Owensboro on May 22, 1946 to the late Earl and Lou Ella Bell Vanvactor. Margaret enjoyed playing bingo, going to garage sales, and attending church picnics.

Along with her parents, Margaret is preceded in death by her brother, Buddy Bell.

Margaret is survived by her husband, Ronnie Boyd; her son, Bill (Julie) Boyd; her grandchildren, Brady (Rachel) Flaspoehler, Maddy Boyd, Grant Boyd, and Emily Boyd; and her siblings, Butch (Mannie) Vanvactor and Wanda (Bernie) Cecil; and her sister-in-law, Diana Bell, and several nieces and nephews.

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Boyd. Share your messages of condolence with the family of Margaret Lee Boyd and sign her virtual guest book by going to

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  1. Please accept my sincere condolences. I’m so sorry to hear about Margaret’s passing. I had the absolute pleasure of working with Margaret at UniFirst. She had a great sense of humor and will be fondly remembered by all. Know that my thoughts and prayers are with your family during this difficult time.

  2. My deepest sympathies on the passing of Margaret. I have many fond memories of her from my childhood growing up with Bill and all the things we did together. She was always very kind and sweet to me. Your family will be in our prayers.

  3. I enjoyed the occassional phone conversation or meet up with Margaret Lee. I was so sorry to read she has passed away. I will miss her.
    Prayers for her family and friends.

  4. I am so sorry about precious Margaret. She was such a delight to be around. She volunteered at The Common Good Store. She was very dedicated and a hard worker. I am so blessed that God had our paths cross. She was very thoughtful of others. Knowing that I liked cats, she had given me a cat pin and cat earrings. She was very loved by the ladies at the store and all who knew her.We will be praying for you and the family…

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