Evelyn Woodard, 90, of Oakwood, Illinois passed away on January 31, 2020 peacefully at home surrounded by family.
Born to Alice and Lawrence Myers. She married Bartlett Woodard Jr. March 5, 1947. They were happily married for 57 years. He preceded her in death in 2004.
Her parents, husband, and several brothers and sisters preceded her in death.
Evelyn is survived by two brothers, Edward (Norma) Myers of Cayuga Indiana and Larry (Nancy) Myers of Georgetown, IL, one son, Bart Woodard III, two daughters Debbie (Reg) Martin and Mindy (Jim) Cornett all of Oakwood, granddaughters; Missy (Jeff) Welch of Oakwood, Amanda (Jeff) Chesnut of Cape Coral, Florida, Michele (Dustin) Blunier of Oakwood, Kimberly (Matt) Howie of Rossville, Alyssa Cornett (David Bullington) of Urbana, grandsons Tim (Lilly) Wood of Mahomet, James (Caeley Looney) of Viera, Florida, great-grandchildren; Blayz Tapscott, Jeffrey Chesnut, Lily Chesnut, Brynnlee Chesnut, Kaden Lappin, Kacie Lappin, Kollin Schrader, Hadley Schrader, Alexander Howie, Laiken Howie, Camden Wood and Kinley Wood.
Evelyn enjoyed camping, gardening, and spending time with family. She remained devoted to God throughout her life. Private family services to be held at a later date. Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Danville 3940 North Vermilion St. Danville, IL 61834 is in charge of arrangements. Please join Evelyn’s family in sharing photos and memories on her tribute wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com
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