Former utility director Larry Woody buried Sunday


Bonnie Larry Woody, 82, of Pinson passed away Feb. 6, 2020 at his home.
He started working for the City of Henderson, September 1959 and worked over 30 years, retiring as Superintendent of the Water and Gas Department.  He served as a County Commissioner for 13 years, until he moved out of the district.
He was born Aug. 6, 1937 at Mifflin in Chester County, the son of the late Bonnie Farris and Flossie Mae Adcock Woody. He graduated from Chester County High School in 1956.
He married Marlene Plunk in 1957. He served in the United States Navy for two years and then the Naval Reserve for four years.
He was a member of the Meridian Baptist Church in Jackson. He was an avid sportsman, loving to fish and hunt. (See complete obituary in the obituaries section).