PADGETT, Haywood A., 88, of Harrisonburg, Va., previously of Henrico County, died June 13, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Thelma Wingo Padgett. He is survived by his three children, Kay, Barbara and Rob; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the 8th Army Air Corps. He was in education for over 30 years, most of that time as teacher and principal at Washington Henry Elementary School in Hanover County. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.