First United Methodist Church
580 W 6th St
San Pedro, CA 90731
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Charles Woodworth

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Charles Woodworth Obituary
Feb. 4, 1928 - Nov. 28, 2018 Charles Woodworth was born on Feb. 4, 1928 and went home Nov. 28, 2018. He was born to Harry & Louise Woodworth, long time residents of San Pedro, where he was raised. He graduated from San Pedro High. He joined the Army, where he met & married his first wife, Sunshine. He was a WWII veteran and went on to graduate UCLA with a Masters in Psychology. He taught at Harbor College & then attended the Baptist Seminary in Covina where he graduated & was ordained a Baptist minister. At one time he was the pastor of Town & Country Baptist Church in Bakersfield. At one point in his life, Chuck went back to seminary & after 2 years was ordained a Methodist Minister. He was at one time transferred to Grandview Methodist in San Pedro, which was the church he attended as a boy. Throughout his life, Chuck spent spare time volunteering & helping others in a variety of ways. In 1979, he was preceded in death by his first daughter, Sara Gayle. He then met & married his second wife Kathleen. They made their home in Bakersfield until her death. At the time of his death, Chuck was with his companion Carmella Mayes. He is survived by his 4 remaining children, Chuck Jr (Beth), Allyn, David (Kathy) & Matt, 4 grandchildren, Chip, Josh, Phil & Ryan, & 4 great grandchildren. A memorial in his honor will be held at the 1st United Methodist Church Jan. 19th at 10am in the chapel. In lieu of flowers, a donation in his name to a is deeply appreciated Please sign the guestbook at dailybreeze.com/obits.
Published in Daily Breeze on Dec. 29, 2018
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