Woodard, Gary Lee 4/29/1950 - 11/23/2021 Jackson, MI Gary Lee Woodard, 71, of Jackson, MI, passed away at Michigan Medicine Hospital, on Nov. 23rd, 2021. Gary was born and raised in the Ann Arbor area and graduated from Ann Arbor Public Schools. Gary was an Ann Arbor City Firefighter for 26 years. He enjoyed fishing, laughing and spending time with friends and family. Gary is survived by his children, Tracy, Jason (Nicole) Woodard; Aaron (Sarah) Dovin, and Jason Dovin, and his grandchildren Halle Woodard, and Samantha, Danielle, and Chase Dovin. His step-dad, Victor Coval, siblings Dale, Tom, and David Woodard, and Debbie and Dan Coval. He was preceded in death by his mother Elizabeth Coval, father Elvis Woodard, and sister Gail Holleran. Services will be held at Dexter United Methodist Church, 7643 Huron River Drive, Dexter MI, 48130 on Tuesday, November 30th, 2021 starting at 11:00am for visitation and 12:00pm for the services, and a luncheon following. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Ele's Place. https://www.elesplace.org/about/get-involved/donate
Published by Ann Arbor News from Nov. 24 to Nov. 28, 2021.