Edward Lawrence (PeeWee) WOODARD

News Death Notice

WOODARD, Edward Lawrence "PeeWee" age 79, born October 16, 1933 in Fayetteville, Tennessee, departed this life Tuesday, March 5, 2013. He was a native of Dayton since 1935. He attended Dunbar High School. Ed retired after 20 years from Warehouse Paint Center in 1990. He was also actively involved in the West end community of Dayton. Preceded in death by his sister, Joanne Woodard Clark; parents, Alfred and Claire Lee Woodard. Ed is survived by his brother, William "Mitt" Woodard (Hazel); children, Donna Finley, Diedra, Dane M., Steven Lawrence, John Paul and Christopher Lee Woodard; 7 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other family and friends. Funeral service will be held 1 pm Friday, March 8, 2013 at the House of Wheat Funeral Home, Inc., 2107 N. Gettysburg Ave. Visitation 10 am Friday at the funeral home until time of service. Family will receive friends from 12 to 1 pm. The family of Edward Lawrence Woodard wishes to thank all of his family and friends for their love and support throughout his illness. Online condolences may be expressed at houseofwheat@woh.rr.com

Published in Dayton Daily News on Mar. 7, 2013