William “Boyd” Colwell, 56

William “Boyd” Colwell (56) passed away in his sleep on Friday, May 18th, 2018, Boyd was a lifelong resident of Douglas.


Boyd is survived by his mother Marilyn Colwell, older brother Gene Colwell both of Sierra Vista, his sister Ardith Massey of Aztec NM, many nieces, nephews and cousins. Also very best buddies Champ Altamirano and Eddie Leigh both of Douglas. Boyd was especially proud of the accomplishments of his nephews Chris Colwell of Wilcox AZ, Stephen Colwell of Glendale AZ, and his niece Jessica J. Mase of Plano TX.


Boyd is preceded in death by his father Rucker Colwell (2014), brother Junior Colwell (2001), grandparents Arthur and Esther Colwell and Luke and Laura Walters.


Boyd loved riding his motorcycle, cheering for the Oakland Raiders, working hard, and cherished the many friendships of co-workers. Boyd was an avid animal lover and was known for his selflessness in helping others.


Memorial service for Boyd is Thursday, July 5th, 6:30 pm, Faith Ministries Church, 901 11th St. Douglas AZ


Arrangements have been entrusted to Alex Espinosa Funeral Home (520)432-4242 An online guestbook is available at espinosafuneralhome.com