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Roger Woodie, age 74, of Old Toe River Road, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 25th, 2019 at Watauga Medical Center. A native of the Jonas Ridge Community in Burke County, he was a son of the late Paul and Clora Clark Woodie. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Doris Cornett Woodie, who passed away in 2014; his daughter, Cynthia Kay Pritchard, who passed away in 2015 and brothers: Virgil, Hayden and Charles Woodie. Roger was a Christian man who wanted and encouraged everyone to get right with the Lord.
Surviving is his grandson, Zack Pritchard and his son-in-law, Brian Keith Pritchard, both of Newland. Several other extended family members also survive.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 30th in the Newland Cemetery. Rev. Phil Murdock will officiate. Music will be under the direction of the Carver Family.