He was of the Baptist faith. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
He was a former juvenile correction officer and also worked on the election board. He was a former employee of Westvaco. He was a veteran of the United States Army.
He was the son of the late George Walter Woodman and Doris Tufts Woodman. He was also preceded in death by sisters: Wanda Woodman and Charlotte Woodman; and a brother, Walter Woodman Jr.
Survivors include his wife, Nina Lynn Burchfield Woodman of Cleveland; children: Michael Woodman and wife, Angie, Bryan Woodman and wife, Erica, Rhonda Woodman Rogers and Veronica Woodman; stepchildren: Stephanie Lynn Cross and Colby Lee Williams, both of Cleveland; grandchildren: Kayla Herndon, Dezaraie Woodman, Megan Woodman, Raleigh Woodman, Taylor Rogers, Stormie Woodman and Titan Woodman; great-grandson, Kaylen Herndon; brothers: Melvin Woodman, Richard Woodman and David Woodman; and sisters: Linda Woodman LaRiviera, Terry Woodman Seal and Gail Woodman.
The funeral will be held at noon, Monday, June 3, 2013, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with Pastor Nolan Phillips of Big Spring Baptist Church officiating.
Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens with military honors. Michael Woodman, Bryan Woodman, Titan Woodman, Patrick Woodman, David Woodman, Richard Woodman and Mark Rogers will serve as pallbearers.
A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends from noon to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home and also from 10 a.m. to noon Monday prior to the service.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Woodman family guest book at www.ralphbuckner.com.