Alan R. Woody

Age: 79
Address:  Newdale Community of Yancey County, North Carolina
Date Of Death: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home

Alan R. Woody, 79, of Newdale, went home to be with the Lord, Wednesday, November 15, 2017.

He was born in Bay City, Michigan, the son of the late Glen R. and Ruth Harrell Woody.

A U. S. Air Force Veteran, he retired from Spruce Pine Mica after 38 years of service.  Alan enjoyed golfing, especially in retirement.

Surviving are his wife of 57 years:  Gwendolyn Hunter Woody; daughter:  Monica Wright; 2 grandchildren:  Seth Wright and wife, Santana, and Abby Wright, all of Burnsville; and, a special friend:  Bill Dellinger.

Funeral services will be held at 2PM Saturday in Liberty Hill Baptist Church, of which he was a member.  Revs. Ricky Ray, GE Freeman and Clay Dale will officiate.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Flowers are appreciated but memorials may be made to Hospice of Yancey County, Gideons, or to the Children’s Miracle Network.

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