GRAHAM - Anne B.
Woodard, 85, of Graham, died at her residence on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014.
A native of Durham County, she was the wife of the late Troy William
Woodard Sr. and the daughter of John Bagwell and Viola Covington Bagwell, both deceased. Anne was a graduate of Durham High School and later Anderson College. She was an active member of Graham Presbyterian Church, where she was involved with the Women of the Church. She was a former Pink Lady at Alamance County Hospital and later Alamance Regional Medical Center. Anne's most treasured moments were celebrating times and special events with her children and grandchildren. She cherished her neighborhood and church friendships.
She is survived by four sons, Troy W. Woodard Jr. and wife Barbara, of Elon, R. Blair Woodard and wife Lisa, of Cary, D. Reid Woodard and wife Jill, of Graham, and Todd G. Woodard and wife Lissa, of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; a daughter Gena W. Davis and husband Bobby, of Knoxville, Tenn.; 18 grandchildren, Wil Woodard, Caitlin Woodard, Philip Woodard, Christy Woodard, Robbie Woodard, Helen Ann Woodard, Ivey Woodard, Kayleigh Woodard, Katharine Woodard, Sarah Woodard, Caroline Woodard,
Woodard, Todd Woodard, Meagan Hundt and husband Douglas, Cole Davis, Parker Davis, David Swink, and Adam Swink; and her beloved dog, "Zoye."
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, John Bagwell; and a sister, Jean Herndon.
A funeral service will be held at Graham Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 11 a.m. by Dr. Steve Braswell. Burial will follow at Graham Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends at Rich & Thompson Funeral Home and Crematory in Graham on Monday, Feb. 17, from 5 until 7 p.m. At other times, the family will be at the residence.
Memorials can be made to Graham Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 1089,
Graham, NC 27253.
Condolences may be offered at www.richandthompson.com
Published in TheTimesNews.com from Feb. 15 to Feb. 17, 2014