Florence E. Woodard

Nov. 27, 1916 - Sept. 14, 2017

Florence E. Woodard passed away Thursday, September 14, 2017. Funeral Services will be 11 a.m., Monday, Sep. 18, at First Baptist Church of Bruceville with the Rev. Clifford Feeler and the Rev. Mickey Fugett officiating. Burial will follow at Waco Memorial Park. Visitation will be 3 to 5 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 17, at Wilkirson-Hatch-Bailey Funeral Home.

Florence was born November 27, 1916, in Ripley, MS, to Brewer Melton Anderson and Elizabeth Jane Anderson. Florence was educated at China Spring, TX. She worked at Cox's Department Store. She enjoyed baking chocolate cookies, growing zinnia flowers, and working in the church nursery for 30 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Buster "Buck" Woodard; sons, Jerry Woodard and Kenneth Woodard; two sisters; and five brothers.

She is survived by daughter, Shirley Booker; daughter-in-law, Shirley Woodard; granddaughters, Sylvia Ekdahl, Kenda Matson, and Deborah George; grandson, Bobby Booker; five great-grandchildren and seven great, great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Bruceville Baptist Church or your local hospice organization.

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