He was born March 2, 1948, in Banner, Ark., to Eben Woodham and Wanda (Lawson) Battles.
Mr. Woodham owned and operated Woodham Trucking, Inc., Mill Creek, Ind. Garry enjoyed hunting, fishing, gun trading and spending time with his family. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather who will be greatly missed.
On April 29, 1983, in Hillsdale, MI, he married Eva K. Morse Woodham, who survives.
Also surviving are his mother, Wanda Battles, of Gobler, Mo.; his father, Eben Woodham, of New Port, Ark.; one sister, Loretta (Bobby) Tomlinson, of Kennett, Mo.; two sons, Scott (Wendy) Woodham, of La Porte, Rod (Sarah) Woodham, of La Porte; three daughters, Tami (Bob) Mehus, of Bloomington, Minn., Angela (Jason) Mace, Carrie (Jon) Koehn ,both of La Porte, and twelve grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were his grandparents, Doss and Zettie Lawson.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, March 31, 2009 at Lakeview Funeral Home and Crematory, 247 W. Johnson Rd., La Porte, with Pastor Paul Bagley officiating.
Visitation was from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Monday, March 30, 2009 and from 10 a.m. until time of service on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Burial was in the Salem Cemetery, La Porte.
Please send condolences to the family at www.LakeviewFHC.com.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family c/o Lakeview Funeral Home and Crematory, 247 W. Johnson Rd., La Porte, IN 46350.