Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Constable William Austin "Bud" Boyatt

McCreary County Constable's Office, Kentucky

End of Watch Wednesday, December 7, 1960

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Reflections for Constable William Austin "Bud" Boyatt

Constable Boyatt,
On today, the 60th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of McCreary County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


United States Border Patrol

December 7, 2020

Constable Boyatt, to leave a wife and eleven children behind, your honor and bravery say a lot. Rest in peace.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

December 7, 2017

I was three year old when my dad was killed in the line of duty. I don't even remember him but have heard all the stories from my older siblings. I look forward to meeting my dad in heaven.
It makes me happy to know other appreciate the job he did.

Dee Taylor
Youngest Daughter

July 24, 2014

Your heroism and service is honored today, the fifty-first anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
mother of fallen officer Larry Lasater, PPD, eow 4/24/05

December 7, 2011

Sorry I never had the chance to meet my grandfather. I have heard countless story about him. Very proud of the lawman he was.

Arlene Proctor
His oldest grandchild

December 6, 2011

You are remembered today and thank you Sir for your service

manchester, h

December 4, 2007

God bless you. A son of the Commonwealth, that gives his all for his community, will never be forgotten.

An Ohio brother
Montgomery Co. Ohio

July 18, 2007

Loved with a love that reaches for above.
Missed with a grief beyond all tears.
Always in my thoughts and forever in my heart.
Forever my Hero!

Lois New

May 30, 2007

Bud, You have been missed for 47 years now. thank you for your service to the people of McCreary County, many of whom I remember as not appreciating it but you know that most of them did and that you made a difference. Rest in Peace

Ron Dolen, Lexington, KY Police (Ret)

April 7, 2007

Hero's never die; They just take on new assignments.

GOD Bless!

Officer Paladino
Colorado Springs PD

March 13, 2007

Dear Survivors of Constable Boyatt,
May you find comfort in knowing that your loved one will forever be remembered as a Hero. He will live forever in our hearts and memories. A Hero at home with our Lord.
I salute you Sir, Rest in peace....Carolyn Moore
mother-in-law of:
Sgt. Jeffrey T. Hewitt EOW 04-04-04
Asheville, North Carolina

Carolyn Moore

March 12, 2007

No one dies in vain....No one is forgotten. Thank you for your service.

M. Moore

March 12, 2007



March 12, 2007

Constable Boyatt,
It has taken over 46 years, but you are finally being honored. I would like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of McCreary County. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.



March 12, 2007

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