Boyd C. Lister

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Boyd Carter Lister, 90, widower of Sybil Lynn Lister, passed away January 8, 2017 at his home.

A native of Greenville County, he was a son of the late Vaught and Alta Mae Dill Lister, a retired residential building contractor, member of Double Springs Baptist Church, and US Navy veteran.

Surviving are two daughters, Sylvia McCauley (David) and Joan Tysinger (Terry) all of Taylors; two sons, Larry Lister (Sandra) of Taylors and Glenn Lister (Lydia) of Greenville; two brothers, Bobby and Clifton Lister both of Taylors; one sister, Mildred Pittman of Tigerville; eleven grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

He was also predeceased by siblings, Golden, Fred and Clois Lister.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at Double Springs Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. Keith Mincey.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Pallbearers were Cale Lister, Rory Lister, Doron Lister, Lance Lister, Ty Tysinger, Barrett Tysinger, Thomas Lister and Jimmy Lister.

Visitation was held 6 until 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at The Wood Mortuary.

The family is at their respective homes.

Memorials may be made to Double Springs Baptist Church, Family Life Center, 3800 Locust Hill Road, Taylors, SC  29687.

Online condolences may be made at

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