Born June 13, 1936, in St. Louis, Mo., son of the late Walter Woodard and Minnie Marie Richardson Jones, he was a U.S. Army veteran.
Survivors include one son, Glenn Woodard, of Rockwell, N.C.; two brothers, Paul Jones, of Steele, Mo., and Tom Jones, of Kennett; five sisters, Ester Lee Jones, Ann Crossno and Donna Thomas, all of Steele, Brenda Riley, of Monaco, N.C., and Scarlett Richardson, of Gosnell, Ark., and one grandchild.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Eugene Preston and Hoyt Jones.
Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 9, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Graveside services will follow at 2 p.m., in the Gregory Cemetery at Kennett with Tom Jones officiating.