Ronald Joseph ‘Woody’ Woodruff

Published 4:47 pm Monday, April 6, 2015

Ronald Joseph ‘Woody’ Woodruff

Ronald Joseph Woodruff, 66, died on March 30, 2015 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem following an extended illness.

He was born Nov. 29, 1948 in Harlem, N.Y., son of the late Andrew Woodruff Sr., and Sally Matthews Woodruff. He grew up in Davie County and graduated from Davie High School in 1967. He worked at Bermuda Run Country Club and Horn’s Truck Stop before retiring in 2012.

He was also preceded in death by 2 brothers, Andrew Woodruff Jr., and Aaron Woodruff.

Survivors: 2 sons, Maurice Woodruff of Salisbury, and Curtis (Shektia) Woodruff of Taylorsville; a daughter, Rhonda Glenn of Salisbury; his best friend whom he loved like a brother, James (and wife Bert) Rose, with whom Woody lived; 2 granddaughters, Mone’ Woodruff and Shekiya Woodruff; other relatives and friends.

His funeral service was held Friday, April 3 at 3 p.m. at Graham Funeral Home. The Rev. Ervin Hannah officiated and delivered the eulogy. The family received friends at the funeral home 30 minutes before the service.