1939 — 2019
James W. Boykin, 80, died October 3, 2019, at his home under the care of Hospice of South GA after his 4th bout with cancer and a blessed life. He was born in Savannah GA on June 7, 1939, and graduated from Commercial High School in Savannah, GA. After graduation, he served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Germany. Upon returning to the United States he served in the Georgia National Guard from 1960 to 1963. He moved to Wayne County in 1974 to join his father at Boykin Erectors, Inc. where he became president and owner. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Jesup, serving as the official coffee maker of the Golden Rulers Sunday school class for many years. He served as a...