Bud Boynton, 72, of Sylva went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, February 24th. He was the son of the late Sherrill Elbert Boynton, Sr. and Barbara O'Donnell Boynton. Bud was the husband of Lisa Boynton of Sylva.
He was president and CEO of Triad Medical Corp. in Waynesville and was a member of the Sylva Rotary Club. Bud was an Eagle Scout and former Cub Master of Pack 999. He had a large model railroad and liked anything to do with trains. Bud attended St. John's Episcopal Church in Sylva.
In addition to his wife, Bud is survived by a daughter, Holly Guyer (Nathan) of Sylva; a grandson, Josiah Guyer; a brother, Bill (Kelli) Boynton of Shertz, TX; two sisters, Patty (Darryl) Raspino, also of Shertz, TX, and Mary Deb (Steve) Anderson of Cibolo, TX. Also surviving are an aunt, Peggy Trahan of Cedarwood, TX; a special nephew, Nicholas (Lorissa) Raspino of San Antonio, TX; and nieces, nephews, and friends too numerous to count.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, March 4th in the chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services with the Rev. Patti Curtis presiding. A visitation will follow the service at Lifeway Community Church in Sylva. Refreshments will be served. Please bring stories and memories of Bud to share.