Guy Wooddell, Jr., 86, of Fairmont, formerly of Weston, passed away Sunday (June 11, 2017)?at Fairmont Regional Medical Center.
He was born in Shelton, Clay County, on April 27, 1931, a son of the late Guy and Violet Newell Wooddell. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Twila Hays Wooddell.
Guy attended Weston High School and served in the United States Navy during the Korean War. He was employed for more than 40 years as an electrical lineman by I.B.E.W. Local No. 71 in Columbus, Ohio.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Amy Beth and her husband Lowell Maxey of Bridgeport; three sons, Steve and his wife Sandy Wooddell of Dublin, Ohio, Dave and his wife Lisa Wooddell of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, and Kevin Wooddell of Belpre, Ohio; a stepdaughter, Joyce and her husband Paul Phillips of Fairmont; five grandsons; one granddaughter; one step-granddaughter; and six great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his sister, Carol Sue Boilon of Kentucky and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his parents, Guy was preceded in death by his brothers R.L. Wooddell and Paul Wooddell, and his sister Estelle Beck.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association, P.O. Box 1391, Charleston, WV 25325-1391.
At the request of Mr. Wooddell, cremation services have taken place. Friends and family may visit from 1-2 p.m. Saturday at the Ford Funeral Home, 201 Columbia Street, Fairmont. The memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home with Pastor Bill Toothman officiating.
Online condolences may be made to www.fordfuneralhomes.com.
Published on June 13, 2017