Coby has served as the pastor of Bogey Hills since May of 1999. He also serves as the director of Powell Terrace Food Pantry.
Coby grew up in the small town of Glen Rose, TX (about 50 miles southwest of Ft. Worth). Prior to coming to Bogey Hills, Coby served as the youth pastor of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Glen Rose, TX (1992-1995), and youth, music, and education pastor of New Hope Baptist Church in Muskogee, OK (1995-1998).
Coby received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Religious Studies from Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, MO in 1992. He and his wife Leslie reside in St. Charles and have six children: Andrew and his wife Kaila, Abby, Allison, Anna, Angela and her husband Noah, and Ashlynn. They are also blessed with four grandchildren, Nolan, Sawyer, Luanna and Harrison.
Leslie is an accomplished pianist, and plays the keyboard for the Bogey Hills Worship Team. She also works for NISC in Lake St. Louis as the Mapwise team lead. Andrew is a graduate of Lindenwood University with a BA in Business and Marketing. He also works for NISC in Lake St. Louis. Kaila, a graduate of St. Charles Community College, is a a stay-at-home mom. She does an awesome job taking care of Nolan, Sawyer and Luanna. Nolan and Sawyer attend Coverdell Elementary in St. Charles. Abby is married to JT and teaches at Hardin Middle School in St. Charles. JT just started a job with NISC as well. Allison, a graduate of UMSL with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing, works in healthcare. Anna is married to Ben and they are expecting their first baby. She is a graduate of UMSL with a Music Education degree teaches orchestra at Berkeley Elementary in the Ferguson-Florissant School District. Angela is a graduate of St. Charles Community College. She is a stay-at-home mom for Harrison and Adelaide. Noah also works at NISC in Lake St. Louis. Ashlynn attends Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar and is pursuing a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing degree.
The Boyd family spends a lot of time together centered around the kids’ activities. With any spare time, Coby can be found at the movies with his wife or watching football or Criminal Minds on television.