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William Woodard

February 19, 1930 ~ March 3, 2020 (age 90)

Obituary

William Woodard, better known as “Bill” to family and friends, a resident of the Mobile, Alabama made his transition Tuesday, March 3, 2020, while at USA Medical Center in Mobile.  William was born on February 19, 1930 to Reverend Clausell Boykin Sr. and Pearlie Whittaker Woodard, he was 90 years of age when he had his homecoming. William worked at Alabama State Dock as a foreman for over 40 years.  He was an avid hunter and loved playing checkers with his best buddies.  William was a faithful member of Phillips Temple Church of God under the leadership of Bishop Quillas Mitchell.

Preceding him in death were his parents; sisters, Arthurine Bridges and Elizabeth Jackson; brothers, Walter Woodard and Reverend Clausell Boykin, Jr.

Left to cherish his memories are his son, Vincent (Evelyn) Woodard of Jacksonville, FL; his daughter, Lisa Woodard McCants (Dwight) of Atlanta, GA; sisters, Annie Pearl Taylor of Jackson; Mary Washington of Mobile; brother, Richard Boykin of Jackson; five grandchildren, Crystal Woodard, Jonathan Woodard, Dwight McCants II, and Devin McCants, all of Atlanta, GA; Courtney Woodard of Chicago, IL; a devoted niece Brenda Napier Causey of Silas; and host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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Services

Public Viewing
Monday
March 9, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Phillips Temple AOH Church of God
2257 St. Stephens Road
Mobile, AL 36617

Funeral Service
Monday
March 9, 2020

12:00 PM
Phillips Temple AOH Church of God
2257 St. Stephens Road
Mobile, AL 36617

Interment following funeral service
Monday
March 9, 2020

Whispering Pines Cemetery
Cheeseman Avenue
Mobile(Whistler), AL 36612

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