Nellie Mae Woodard

Thursday, February 10, 2011

TRUMANN - Mrs. Nellie Mae Woodard, 87, of Trumann, died Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

She was born in Lake City, Ark., and had lived most of her lifetime in Trumann before moving to Monette. She was a housewife and of the Pentecostal faith.

Mrs. Woodard was preceded in death by her husband, C.M. Woodard, three sisters, two brothers, and her parents, Finley and Lucy Virginia Maebelle Hogan Throgmartin.

Survivors include one son, Clarence Woodard of Jonesboro, Ark.; two daughters, Joyce Pollard of Lake City, Ark., and Carolyn Sims of Rockford, Ill.; 13 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.

Funeral service was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 8, in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home with Rev. Anthony Patterson officiating. Burial was private in Monette Cemetery in Monette, Ark.

Visitation was Tuesday from 1 p.m. until time of service at Thompson Funeral Home.

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