Raymond Lee Woodard, age 77, of Port Lavaca, Texas, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at his home. He was born in Waxahachie, Texas to Herschel and Beulah Woodard. Raymond served our country in the Navy for 3 1/2 years on an aircraft carrier. He was a 25year member of the Masonic Lodge in Waxahachie. Raymond worked at Larkin Industries and enjoyed 15 years as a business agent for unions. After retirement, he and his wife Beverly moved to port Lavaca, where he enjoyed fishing and spending time with his friends at the Saltwater Saloon. Raymond loved spending time with his family and friends.
Left to cherish his memories is his loving wife of 21 years Beverly Woodard of Port Lavaca, TX; William Eugene Woodard of Lago Vista,TX, Kenneth Ray Woodard and son Will Ray Woodard of Lago Vista,TX; sister, Donna Shellenberger and husband Jerry of Rowlett,TX; brother, Jerry Woodard and wife Jean of Milford,TX; stepson, Scot Mullican and wife Jena; stepdaughter, Gyna Gober and husband Greg; grandchildren, Hunter Mullican, Tyler and Colten Gober.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Glen (Ott) Woodard.
Visitation for family and friends was held on Sunday, March 17, 2019 from 6-8 PM at the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie.
A Graveside Service was held at the Sardis Cemetery at 11:00 AM on Monday, March 18, 2019.
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Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home, 511 W. Main St., Waxahachie, Texas 75165. (972)937-2211.