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Doug Wooddy, Jr., age 81, of the Prices Creek Community, passed away on Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 at Carolina Pines in Asheville. A native of Alexander City, AL, he was a son of the late Douglas Wooddy, Sr. and Mary Helen Gordon Wooddy. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Elizabeth Griffin. Doug enjoyed working outdoors and volunteering for the Yancey County Humane Society.
Surviving is his loving wife of 35 years, Patsy Simeroth Wooddy; step-son, Kennon Lewis (Julia Payne) of Metairie, LA; a sister, Shannon Waller of Chattanooga, TN and a brother, Charles Wooddy of Rock Hill, SC. Several nieces, nephews and friends also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 14th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. Rev. Donnie Bryant will officiate. Burial will follow in the Hunter Cemetery with military honors conducted by the Sgt. E.L. Randolph Chapter #57 D.A.V. The family will receive friends from 2 until 3 p.m. prior to the services at the funeral home.