CSM Timothy Allen Bolyard, age 42, of Ft. Benning, GA, formerly of Thornton, WV, was killed in the line of duty in Logar Provence of Afghanistan on Monday, September 3, 2018.
He was born January 15, 1976 in Morgantown, WV a son of Marvin D. and Sandra Jo (Isner) Bolyard.
He is survived by his beloved wife Amy Bolyard of Ft. Benning, GA; three children, Preston A. Bolyard of Colorado Springs, CO, Casey L. Settle (Leanna) of Maricopa, AZ, and Melanie Rose Byran-Brown (Richard) of Montgomery, AL; three grandchildren, Alana and Jaxon Settle of Maricopa, AZ and Jamysen Rose Bolyard Brown of Montgomery, AL; one brother, Jeffrey O. Bolyard (Roseann) of Reedsville, WV; one sister, Melissa K. Bragg (Criss) of Grafton, WV; three cousins who Timothy thought of as his brothers, Jackie Wolfe, Glenn L. Bolyard, Jr., Jason A. Bolyard and special friend, Steve Collins; four nephews, Jesse, Cody, and Zach Jennings and Haden Kennedy; two close mentors, Retired 1st Sgt. Jason W. Christner and Retired 1st Sgt. Ken Godfrey; and also many officers and NCO’s Timothy served with during his 24 years of service.
Arrangements are incomplete at this time at the Donald G. Ford Funeral Home in Grafton.
A complete obituary and arrangements will follow.
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