Dateline: December 1, 2005
Funeral services for
Raymond Franklin “Toby” Woodard, age 75, were held at 2:00 p.m. on
Tuesday, November 29, 2005, in the First Baptist Church in Hedley with
Rev. Bruce Howard, Pastor, officiating.
Burial was held in Rowe Cemetery in Hedley under the direction of
Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Mr. Woodard died
Sunday, November 27, 2005, in Hedley.
He was born January 18, 1930, in Slocum, Texas, and was a Canyon
resident before moving to Hedley 42 years ago.
He married Naomi Joyce Sanders on May 23, 1953, at Hedley. He was a heavy equipment operator for Gilvin-Terrell
Construction Company prior to his retirement.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Hedley.
Survivors include his
wife, Joyce of Hedley; two daughters, Kim King and husband Johnny and
Twannah Hall and husband Eric, all of Hedley; two sons, Raymond H. Woodard
and wife Nancy and Randy Woodard, all of Hedley; one sister, Janeda Gay of
Lefors; one brother, Johnny Woodard of Lefors; and eight grandchildren,
Rachel, Christina, Nick, Kasi, Megan, Julie, Haley, and Clay.
Casket bearers were
James Potts, Billy Wiggins, Terry Simpson, Kenneth Housden, Charlie
McGuire, Tracy Sanders, Thomas Gay, and Jarrell Rice.
The family requests
that memorials be to the Harrington Cancer Center in Amarillo or to BSA
Hospice in Pampa.
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