Jay Woodard, shown here in his 1954 Duke University yearbook, died Sunday at age 84. The columnist spent several years working alongside this veteran reporter for the Fayetteville Observer, whose charm and eccentricities require a farewell tribute.
Jay Woodard, shown here in his 1954 Duke University yearbook, died Sunday at age 84. The columnist spent several years working alongside this veteran reporter for the Fayetteville Observer, whose charm and eccentricities require a farewell tribute. Duke University
Jay Woodard, shown here in his 1954 Duke University yearbook, died Sunday at age 84. The columnist spent several years working alongside this veteran reporter for the Fayetteville Observer, whose charm and eccentricities require a farewell tribute. Duke University

Farewell to Jay Woodard, Duke’s own eccentric newsman – Shaffer

August 25, 2016 1:45 PM