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Harold Lee Woodard Sr., 84, of Benton, died Thursday, Aug. 2, at his home.
Harold was born Oct. 19, 1927, in Bradley County, a son of the late Silas Lee Woodard and Mary May Howsen Woodard.
He was a graduate of the Banks Public School System. He was a member of Cross Roads Missionary Baptist Church and was retired from Alcoa.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Betty Joye McLeod Woodard; two sons, Harold Woodard Jr. and wife Sharen and Robert Woodard and wife Regina, all of Benton; one brother, Lathan Woodard of Benton; two sisters, Pauline McLeod and Sissy Johnson, both of Warren; four grandchildren, Zeke Woodard and wife Amy, Andrew Woodard and wife Liz, Taylor Finley and husband Jason, all of Benton, and Luke Woodard and wife Laura of Conway; and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 4, at Ashby Funeral Home. Graveside service will follow at Ten Mile Cemetery near Benton.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Ashby Funeral Home.
Serving as pallbearers are Zeke Woodard, Andrew Woodard, Luke Woodard, Jason Finley, William "Petie" Woodard and Russell Woodard.
Memorials maybe made to Cross Roads Missionary Baptist Church
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.