Willie Robert Woodcock, Sr., 73, of 1629 Forestville Road passed away peacefully April 11 surrounded by his family at Rex Healthcare. Willie was born in Wayne County on October 4, 1939 to the late Layton James Woodcock, Sr. and Henrietta Allen Woodcock. Willie was a faithful member of Wake Cross Roads Baptist Church.
Funeral Service: 2:00 pm, Sunday, April 14, 2013 at Wake Cross Roads Baptist Church, 3329 Forestville Road, Raleigh, NC 27616 with Dr. Bill Bowyer officiating. Burial: Church Cemetery
Surviving are: Wife Georgia Edwards Woodcock; sons John Duncan Woodcock of Raleigh, David Allen Woodcock and wife, Angela Woodcock of Wake Forest, and Step-Daughter Erin E. Parrish and husband, Allan of Princeton; grandchildren William Robert Woodcock, Rachel Elizabeth Woodcock, Hannah Rebecca Woodcock; step-Grandchildren Chris Bishop, Spencer and Jase Parrish; Brother Layton Woodcock, Jr. and wife, Jane Woodcock of Greensboro
In addition to his parents, Willie was preceded in death by his first wife, Rebecca Duncan Woodcock in 1993, a son, Willie Robert Woodcock, Jr., in 1998 and a brother, Marvin Woodcock in 2012.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, Saturday, April 13, 2013 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service and Crematory, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale, NC 27545 and other times at the home.
Flowers are accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Wake Cross Roads Baptist Church Building Fund.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.