Elmer Woody Obituary (1935 – 2021) – Kingston, TN

Elmer Boyd “Coach” Woody, age 85, of Kingston, handed absent Monday, June 21, at his dwelling, surrounded by his spouse and children. He was born June 22, 1935 in Roane County and was a 1953 graduate of Midway Higher College. He furthered his education and learning, acquiring a B.S. diploma […]

Elmer Boyd “Coach” Woody, age 85, of Kingston, handed absent Monday, June 21, at his dwelling, surrounded by his spouse and children. He was born June 22, 1935 in Roane County and was a 1953 graduate of Midway Higher College. He furthered his education and learning, acquiring a B.S. diploma from TN Wesleyan, M.S. and E.D.S. diploma from TN Tech.
Coach, as a lot of understood him, was a superior faculty teacher at Midway Substantial the place he afterwards turned principal at his alma mater. He began coaching the Environmentally friendly Waves in the drop of 1956 and leading them to victory wherever they turned champions. In 2004, Mentor was inducted into the TN Wesleyan Corridor of Fame. He was also a Roane County Treasurer.
He was a United States Military veteran who served his state proudly. Woody was a trustworthy member of Luminary United Methodist Church where he was an grownup Sunday faculty trainer for about 50 many years, member of Three River Tractor Club, Walden Ridge Antique Club and he relished amassing antique license plates. He was also an avid fisherman and could frequently be identified on Watts Bar Lake.
Preceded in death by his mothers and fathers, Frank and Zella Keylon Woody sisters, Ada Frank Woody Thompson and Joyce Woody Morgan infant brother, Brice Woody together with granddaughter, Amanda Woody.
Survivors Loving Wife of 62 many years, Joyce Ellis Woody of Kingston Kids, Brice Woody and spouse, Diana of Kingston, Ron Woody and spouse, Becky of Kingston, Randall Woody and spouse, Amy of Kingston, Preston Woody and spouse, Susan of Kingston 6 Grandchildren 4 Terrific-grandchildren Brothers-in-law, Junior Morgan of Philadelphia Frazier Ellis of Unicoy Sisters-in-legislation, Martha Harmon of Lebanon Dee Ellis of Jackson, SC Various prolonged spouse and children customers and many pricey good friends.
The spouse and children will receive friends 12:00 – 2:30 p.m., Saturday, June 26, at Luminary United Methodist Church with funeral support pursuing at 2:30 pm, in the church sanctuary with Pastor Wayne Headrick officiating. Mr. Woody will lie in state from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon, prior to the visitation. Interment will comply with the support at Bethel-Fairview Cemetery with grandchildren and nephews serving as pallbearers. In lieu of flowers, memorials may possibly be created to Luminary United Methodist Church Scholarship or Capital Fund. On line sign up ebook can be signed at www.FrakerFuneralHome.internet. Fraker Funeral Property of Kingston is in demand of the arrangements.

Printed by Roane County Information from Jul. 2 to Jul. 3, 2021.

Lashell Coykendall

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