Clifford Percy Woody

1892

Clifford Percy Woody was born on 15 Mar 1892 in Nelson, Virginia, USA a child of Henry Clay Woody and Mary E Constance Goolsby Woody. He had five siblings, namely: Mary Elizabeth Woody Middleton, Nettie Blanche Woody Tyree Rogers, Mrs. Dal Tyree and Mrs. George Jones, and Baby Woody. 

1900

Clifford Woody was counted in the census on 18 Jul 1900 in Elon, Amherst, Virginia, USA as a seven-year-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home, his father, Henry Woody; his mother, Mary Woody; and siblings, Mary Woody, Nettie Woody and Baby Woody.

1910

Clifford Woody was counted in the census on 23 Apr 1910 in Elon, Amherst, Virginia, USA as an eighteen-year-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home his, mother, Mary Woody, and sister, Nettie Woody.

1916

When he was 24, he married Dossie Virginia Williams, daughter of W H Williams and Virginia Williams, on 17 Jun 1916 in Lynchburg, Campbell, Virginia, USA.

1917

On 03 Jun 1917 in Lynchburg, Campbell, Virginia, USA, Clifford Percy Woody, registered for the Military Draft, he gave his home address as 2102 Fillbert street in Lynchburg, Virginia, occupation was listed as a shoemaker for Smith & Brisco at 12th and Jefferson, listed as married, no military service. Described as medium height, slender built, brown eyes, brown hair.

“United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9YB9-SKLZ?cc=1968530&wc=9FH9-T38%3A928355001%2C928619901 : 24 August 2019), Virginia > Lynchburg County; J-Z > image 3402 of 3521; citing NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

1926

On November 13, 1926 in Lynchburg, Campbell, Virginia, USA, Clifford Percy Woody and Dossie Virginia Williams Woody were granted a divorce, the cause was listed as adultery, the marriage lasted for 10 years and 5 months. The case was not contested, no alimony was granted.

“Virginia, Divorce Records, 1918-1988,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-99PS-TVKM?cc=2370543&wc=41FF-4SF%3A1516329919 : 20 August 2018), 100817180 > image 62 of 454; from “Virginia, Marriage Records, 1700-1850,” database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2012); citing Virginia Department of Health, Richmond.

1927

When he was 35, he married Mamie Pauline Rose, daughter of John Isaiah Rose and Ada Cornelia Evans, on 06 Aug 1927 in Fluvanna, Virginia, USA at Big Island. 

1930

C P Woody was counted in the census on 03 Apr 1930 in Lynchburg, Campbell, Virginia, USA as a thirty-eight-year-old, male, married, white, roomer. Also in the home was the owner of the home, Wade H Morris; the wife of the owner, Lillie B Morris; sons of the owner, Sherman W. Morris and Wade H. Morris, Jr., the owner’s nephew, Robert I Rich; and C P’s wife, Pauline Woody.

1940

Clifford P Woody was counted in the census on 03 Apr 1940 in Lynchburg, Campbell, Virginia, USA as a forty-seven-year-old, male, married, white, head of household. Also in the home was his wife, Pauline Woody; and their daughter, Joyce Woody.

1950

He died on 09 Oct 1950 in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA at Baptist Hospital. He was buried on 11 Oct 1950 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA at Rose Family Cemetery. His cause of death was a cerebral embolism. 

Clifford P Wood Funeral Tomorrow

Funeral services for Clifford Percy Woody, 58, will be conducted Wednesday at 11 a. m. at the Thompson funeral home and burial will be in the family cemetery at Blaney, Mr. Woody died at the Baptist hospital yesterday.

Mr. Woody, a shoe repairman, had lived in Columbia the last nine years, having come here from Lynchburg, Va. He was a member of the Riverside Baptist Church.

Survivors are his widow, Mrs. Mamie Pauline Rose Woody; one daughter, Miss. Joyce Woody of Columbia; four sisters, Mrs. C. H. Middleton, Mrs. Nettie Tyree, Mrs. Dal Tyree and Mrs. George Jones, all of Lynchburg, Va.

C. P. Woody, 58, Dies at Hospital

Clifford Percy Woody, 58, of 2821 Truman street, died at the Baptist hospital at 8 o’clock yesterday morning after an illness of several months.

Mr. Woody, a shoe repairman had lived in Columbia the last nine years, having come here from Lynchburg, Va. He was a member of the Riverside Baptist Church.

Survivors are his widow, Mrs. Mamie Pauline Rose Woody; one daughter, Miss. Joyce Woody of Columbia; four sisters, Mrs. C. H. Middleton, Mrs. Nettie Tyree, Mrs. Dal Tyree and Mrs. George Jones, all of Lynchburg, Va.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 o’clock Wednesday morning from the Thompson funeral home by the Rev. Howard Price. Interment will be in the family cemetery at Blaney.

The body will remain at the Thompson funeral home until the hour of the services.

Active pallbearers will be Lindsay Rose, Leo Rose, John Jordon, John Davis, Hilton Reynolds and L. B. Brewer.

Funeral Invitations

WOODY – Relatives and friends of MR. and Mrs. CLIFFORD PERCY WOODY and family are invited to attend the funeral services of the former, MR. CLIFFORD PERCY WOODY 11 o’clock THIS (Wednesday) MORNING from the Thompson Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the family cemetery near Blaney.

WOODY RITES TODAY

Funeral services for Clifford Percy Woody, 58, of 2821 Truman street, shoe repairman who died Monday at the Baptist hospital, will be held at 11 o’clock this morning from the Thompson funeral home.

The service will be conducted by the Rev. Howard Price. Interment will be in the family cemetery at Blaney.

Active pallbearers will be: Lindsey Rose, Leo Rose, John Jordan, John Davis, Hilton Reynolds and L. B. Brewer.

October 10, 1950  Columbia Record (published as The Columbia Record)  Columbia, South Carolina
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“South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9GZ-82MX?cc=1417492 : 18 April 2016), > image 1 of 1; Department of Archives and History, State Records Center, Columbia.

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