James M. Woodard, age 83, passed away from heart failure on Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, in Bartow.
Mr. Woodard was born in Orlando.
He was a longtime Bartow resident. Mr. Woodard was the Vice President of Barney’s Pumps Inc. in Lakeland.
He served in the U.S. Army in the Korean War.
Mr. Woodard was preceded in death by his wife, Marian E. Woodard.
He is survived by two sons, James Christopher Woodard of Tampa, Eric Monroe Woodard of Bartow; his sister, Ann Yager of Haines City; two granddaughters; Elizabeth Caroline Woodard and Victoria Christine Colina both of Tampa.
A memorial service in James’ honor will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday,
Aug. 31 at Whidden-McLean Funeral Home in Bartow.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at alz.org.
Condolences to the family at www.whiddenmcleanfuneralhome.com.
Whidden-McLean Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.