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April 30, 1923-March 24, 20006

Mrs. Margaret Allen Woodard , of 416 Ebenezer Church Road, went to be with Jesus Friday afternoon at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Woodard was born in Wayne County on April 30, 1923 to the late James Addison Allen Sr. and Cora Pierce Allen. She was married to the late Bayard Woodard Sr. Mrs. Woodard was retired from Belk and was a member of Harvest Fellowship where she held the office of Helps Committee chairperson.

Funeral services will be held Monday (tonight) at 7 at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Pete Norris officiating. Burial will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Wayne Memorial Park.

Mrs. Woodard is survived by her son, Bayard H. Woodard Jr., and his wife, Kaye, of the home; her grandchildren, Woody Woodard and wife Michele of Goldsboro, Shannon Barnes and husband Phillip of Benson; her great-grandchildren, Alan Brent, Seth, Josh, Samantha, Allen Michael, and Micah; her brother, James A. Allen Jr. of Goldsboro; and many beloved nieces and nephews.

The family requests that memorials be made to Harvest Fellowship, 126 W. Walnut St., Goldsboro, N.C., 27530.

The family will receive friends following the service at Seymour Funeral Home and at other times will be at the residence.

(Written & Paid by the Family)

Published in Obituaries on March 27, 2006 1:51 PM