Senior Spotlight 11/22

Senior Spotlight

Story By: Jazmine JohnsonStudent Journalist

Mr. Hugh Lee Boyd was born and raised in Winnsboro, SC. He is a Lay Minister at Winnsboro Church of Christ. Mr. Boyd graduated from Winnsboro High School in 1971. He has been working since the age of 13. He has been married for 46 years.

After high school, Mr. Boyd was employed at Uniroyal, where he retired after working there for 33 years. He has also at Winnsboro Furniture and is a certified technician. He is currently working in the Boards Management department of Castlewood Apartments.

Mr. Boyd stated, “During, my free time, I like to read the Bible and go to Fairfield Central High School football games.” He feels that what makes him unique is that he is devoted and committed to the tasks that are set before him, being a godly person, and always trying to help others. He lives to serve God to the best of his ability, which really helps gives his life purpose. His greatest accomplishment in life was to find God, and then God blessed him with a family. “I’m giving God all the praise!” he expressed.

"My advice to the younger generation is to stay in school and to get their education, and they should always give an honest day's work for an honest day's pay.”