Conway, South Carolina

Mrs. Evelyn Boyd Dorman, age 71, passed away on Saturday, July 2, 2016 at her home in Conway, SC. Mrs. Dorman was born on October 1, 1944 in Loris, SC, a daughter of the late William Roscoe Boyd and the late Bertha McCracken Boyd. Mrs. Dorman was a homemaker and a longtime member of Good Hope Baptist Church but will be most remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend to all. 

Survivors include her husband, Odell Dorman of the home; two daughters, Dana Groome and husband, Brent of Conway, SC and Dara Dorman of Loris, SC; five grandchildren, Kirby and Evan Groome, Zachary and Jacob Cooper and Elijah Shaw; one great-grandchild, Grace Elizabeth Cooper; one brother, Elton Boyd and wife, Ella Ann of Loris, SC and one sister, Eloise Sarvis of Conway, SC.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Dorman was predeceased by one brother, Thelton Boyd. 

Funeral services will be held at 4:00 PM on Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Good Hope Baptist Church with Pastor John Sullivan officiating. Committal services will be private. The family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall immediately following services. Memorials may be made to Good Hope Baptist Church, 6101 Privetts Road, Conway, SC 29526 or to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Mercy Care, 8216 Devon Court, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572. Please sign Mrs. Dorman’s online guestbook at or call Hardwick Funeral Home at 843-756-7001 for further information.