Lord, thou hast been our dwelling place in all generation. Psalm 90:1
Eddie Boykin from Boykin, Alabama, but a long-time resident of Mobile, Alabama, born May 29, 1942, passed this life on November 19, 2020 at a local hospital.
He was a retired employee of Mobile Housing board where he did 20 plus years. He is preceded in death by his dad Fred Boykin, his mother Francis McCreary, and his sister Sarah Boykin.
He is survived by a devoted spouse of a numerous amount of years Ella Lang; his children, Darrell Boykin (Shavona) of Fort Mitchell, AL; Ella and Ronald Lambert; Lee Nora Lang Hickenbottom (Walter), Leon Lang and Gilmore Lang (Majesta) all of Mobile, AL; grandchildren, Latrice Boykin of Thomasville, AL and Darrin Boykin of Glen Burnie, Maryland, Alisha Hammond, Jamal Ransom, Jeremy Norwood, Lenora Striveson, Walter Hickenbottom, Willie Martin, Jake Lang, Ji Lang, Montrez Lang, Jalexis Johnson; Lauren-Marie Lang, Queatarius Caldwell all of Mobile, AL. and LaPortia Lang of Houston, TX; 10 great grandchildren; sisters, Roseziner Boykin of Montgomery, Alabama, and Inez Boykin-Jones of California; and a host of nieces and nephews.