James Edward Boyce 74 of Atlanta, Texas died on January 29, 2013 at his residents. James was a retired electrician and Pastor of Antioch Baptist Church, Naples, Texas. He was a member of Floyd Valley Missionary Baptist Church.
Services will be held on Saturday, February 2, at 2:00 P.M. at First Baptist Church on Hiram Street in Atlanta, Texas with Rev. George Rape officiating. Burial will be in the Floyd Valley Cemetery under the direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home. The body may be viewed from 12:00 Noon until 4:00 P.M. Visitation will be from 4:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. at the Funeral Home.
Survivors include: 3 sons, LaPrensa (Pamela) Boyce, Gerald Boyce of Atlanta, Texas, and Colby (Mesha) Boyce of Queen City, Texas. 2 daughters, Jamesetta (Johnny) Burns of Dallas, Texas, and Dana Boyce of Atlanta, Texas. 3 brothers, Joe Boyce, Charles Boyce of Dallas, Texas, and Donnie Boyce of Longview, Texas. 2 sisters Ruby James of Tyler, Texas and Pleatis Anderson of Atlanta, Texas. 2 aunts, Operine Kelly and Helen McCoy. Six grandchildrens, five great grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.