Graveside services for Robert Boykin will be held Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011 at 10 a.m. at Point Chapel Cemetery in Doyline under the direction of Rose-Neath Funeral Home. Officiating will be the Rev. Lee Nunley. The family will receive friends from 4 until 7 p.m. today (Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011) at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Robert was born July 23, 1944 in Shreveport and entered into rest Dec. 11, 2011 in Bossier City. Robert was retired from Allen Millwork as a manager and was an avid fisherman, hunter and a wonderful chef.
His mother, Mary Boykin and brother, J. B. Boykin preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Sherlyn Kay Boykin of Doyline; father, Mack Boykin of Baton Rouge; sons Robbie Boykin of Haughton and Tommy Boykin of Haughton; daughters, Ashley Boykin of Doyline, Karen Boykin of Shreveport and Tonya Joplin of Doyline; brothers, Tom Boykin and wife, Charlene of Baton Rouge, Connie Mack Boykin and wife, Bobbie of Baton Rouge, Michael Boykin and wife, Elaine of Baton Rouge and James Boykin of Shreveport.
He is also survived by grandchildren, Nick Watson, Brandon Boykin, Amber Boykin, Nikki Joplin, Kristen Watson, Avery Boykin, Corbin Boykin, Christopher Joplin, Baylee Boykin, Taylin Wallace and Kaylee Wallace.Subscribe to Read!