Date of BirthNovember 01, 2016

Glenn Norman Woodie Obituary

Date of BirthNovember 01, 2016

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Date of PassingMarch 26, 2016

Glenn Norman Woodie Obituary

from Greensboro, North Carolina, United States

Date of BirthNovember 01, 2016

Glenn Norman Woodie Obituary

Date of BirthNovember 01, 2016

494 Views

Date of PassingMarch 26, 2016

Glenn Norman Woodie Obituary

from Greensboro, North Carolina, United States


Rev. Glenn Norman Woodie, age 80, of Jefferson, N.C., was called home to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 26, 2016.

He was born on Nov. 21, 1935 in West Jefferson, N.C. to the late Edward "Ed" Hampton Woodie and Bertie "Ethel" Sexton Woodie. He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Quincy Woodie, Edward Hampton Woodie, Jr. (June), Clyde Woodie, and two infant sisters, Virginia Dare Woodie and baby girl Woodie (unnamed).

Rev. Glenn Woodie was a member of Temple Baptist Church in West Jefferson, N.C. where he served as former Pastor for 26 years. He retired from the N.C. Dept. of Transportation after 20 years of service. He will also be remembered for working with Gambill Oil Company, along with driving a truck and selling R.C. Colas for many years.

A Celebration of Rev. Glenn Woodie's life will be held on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 2 PM at Temple Baptist Church in West Jefferson, N.C. Officiating at the services will be: Rev. Keith Woodie, Rev. Lloyd Day, Rev. Eddie Lewis, and Rev. Guy Testerman. The body will lie in state from 1-2 p.m. Burial will follow in the West Jefferson Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday, April 1, 2016 from 6– 8 p.m. at Badger Funeral Home in West Jefferson.

Rev. Glenn Woodie is survived by: his wife of 58 years, Mrs. Arlene Paisley Woodie, three daughters, Mrs. Debra Rose and husband, Robert, of Morganton, N.C., Mrs. Linda Johnson and husband, David, of Conover, N.C., and Mrs. Rebecca "Becky" Winebarger and husband, Michael, of Asheville, N.C., and one son, David Glenn Woodie and wife, Theresa, of Hendersonville, N.C. Surviving are six Grandchildren: Brian Johnson and wife, Tarin of Sugar Grove, N.C., Jennifer Rose of Morganton, N.C., Andrew Winebarger and wife, Emily, of Greensboro, N.C., Rachel Winebarger of Asheville, N.C., Michaela Harwood and husband, Jacob, of Hendersonville, N.C., and Dayna Woodie of Hendersonville, N.C.; three Great-grandchildren: Natalie Carswell of Morganton, N.C., Callie Harwood and Joshua Glenn Harwood of Hendersonville, N.C. and another baby Harwood is on the way!

Also surviving: one sister, Shirley Sheets of West Jefferson, N.C,; three brothers, Vance Woodie, Doug Woodie and Kenny Woodie, all of West Jefferson, N.C. Many nieces, nephews, and cousins also survive.

Memorials may be made to Temple Baptist Church c/o Jerry and Polly Gilley at 987 Old Highway 16 Jefferson, N.C. 28640 and to The Gideons International at www.gideons.org P.O. Box 140800 Nashville, TN 37214.

An online Obituary and Tribute Wall is available. Words of comfort, remembrance, and condolences may be sent to the family online at www.badgerfuneralhome.com. Badger Funeral Home was entrusted with Rev. Woodie's arrangements.