Raymond T. Woodard, 79, of Clarksville, passed peacefully in his sleep and went to be with the Lord June 25, 2012. He was born October 27, 1932, in Johnson Co., Arkansas, to the late T. J. and Bertha (Walker) Woodard. Raymond enjoyed working on his farm and working with his cattle. He worked for Tyson Foods and their predecessors for 40 plus years. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a sister, Marie.
Raymond is survived by his wife of 62 years, Nina J. (Hobbs) Woodard; two sons, Les Woodard of Oklahoma and Faron Woodard of Virginia; three grandchildren, Terra Frazier of Missouri, Christopher Woodard of Oklahoma and Elizabeth Franca of Virginia; one great grandchild, Pierce Frazier of Missouri; and a whole host of other family members and friends.
Raymondís funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, June 28, 2012, in the Chapel of Roller-Cox Funeral Home, with Bill Allen and Wilbert Kroph officiating. Burial will follow in Harmony Cemetery. Visitation will be general.
Pallbearers will be John Pledger, Bob Bean, Bryan McCormick, Roy Hostetler, Richard Hostetler and Vernon Hostetler.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Steve Bean, Tom McCormick, Sydney Hostetler and longtime employees of Tyson Foods.
Arrangements are under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home 754-2201. Online guestbook www.rollerfuneralhomes.com