Mr. David Dixon Woodard, Sr., 81, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Saturday, September 20, 2014.
The funeral service will be conducted Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the Wilkerson Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.
Mr. Woodard was the son of the late Adam Jack Woodard and Martha Phillips Woodard of Johnston County. He was a faithful charter member of People’s Baptist Church. He worked installing tile and along with his brother, Billy, owned and operated Woodard Tile Company.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Woodard was preceded in death by a son, Jimmy Alton Woodard.
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He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Lou Fleming Woodard; children, David Dixon Woodard, Jr. and wife, Julia, of Raleigh, Teresa Woodard Hewitt and husband, Dean, of Fountain; grandchildren, Joshua Williams, Heather, Tyler and Zachary Hewitt and Andrew and Justin Woodard; brother, Billy P. Woodard and wife, Patsy, of Greenville; and sisters, Mary Daly of Carmichael, CA and Shirley Morgan of Princeton, NC.
The family will receive friends at Wilkerson Funeral Home Tuesday from 6 – 8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to People’s Baptist Church, Mission Funds, 1621 Greenville Blvd., SW, Greenville, NC 27834.
Online condolences at www.wilkersonfuneralhome.com