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Burl G Woodard

Tyler, Texas

Mar 8, 1938 – Nov 9, 2020 (Age 82)


March 8, 1938
November 9, 2020
Tyler, Texas


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Burks-Walker-Tippit Funeral Directors - Tyler Obituary

Burl G. Woodard, 82, of Tyler, passed away Monday, November 9th at home.

A graveside service will be held on Thursday, November 12th, at 10:00 am at Cathedral of the Pines, in Tyler, under the direction of Jackson's Burks-Walker-Tippit Funeral Home, Chaplain Dale Purdy officiating.

Burl was born on March 8,1938 in Concord, TX to Mobile and Maudie Woodard.

Burl was a retired football coach, and a retired car salesman at Holley Motor company and Oge’ Oldsmobile dealerships.

Burl is preceded in death by 3 brothers, Wylie, J.B. and Paul Woodard.

Burl is survived by his wife of 45 years, Ellen Woodard,  6 children, 16 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

Visitation is scheduled from 5:30-7:00 pm on Wednesday, November 11th at Jackson’s Burks-Walker-Tippit funeral home in Tyler.

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God picked me up and hugged me and He said, "I welcome you".

We are so sad to hear the news of Burl's passing. We wish Ellen and her family peace, comfort and hope in the days ahead.

Sorry to hear about Burl....he was a really good guy

Jeff and I were very sorry to hear about the passing of Uncle Burl. Our deepest condolences and love to everyone.
Jeff and Kim Woodard