Wilburn “Buddy” Woodard, 96 of Paris, passed away Thursday, September 17, 2020.
A graveside service has been set for Monday, September 21, 2020 at 10:00 AM at Pyles Cemetery with Rev. Doug Holt officiating. The family will receive friends on Sunday afternoon from 3:00 to 4:00 PM at Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home.
He was born in Leon County, Texas on February 9, 1924 to Allie and Myrtle West Woodard. He attended Paris Church of God.
He is survived by his children, Randy Woodard and wife Kathie, Andy Woodard and wife Donna, Robin Bratcher and husband Ronnie; grandchildren, Aimee Cobey and husband Stephen, Chase Woodard and partner Jodi Edelhouser, Chance Woodard, Angie Willis and husband Nolan, Ashley Williams and husband Brandon, Colby Bratcher and wife Holli, Emalee Bratcher; 13 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; daughter-in-law, Carole Woodard; niece, Sue Brown.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary “Sue” Woodard; parents, Allie and Myrtle Woodard; son, Ricky Woodard; grandchildren, Krystal Woodard; sister, Doris Ruth Cody.
Pallbearers will be Chance Woodard, Chase Woodard, Colby Bratcher, Nolan Willis, Stephen Cobey, Brandon Williams, Robert Moore and Junior Moore.
Online condolences may be sent to the Woodard family at www.fry-gibbs.com