Roy Lee Woodcock, 87, of Rocky Point passed gently from his earthly life Monday, July 8, 2019 at his home surrounded with love by his family.
He was born August 9, 1931 in Duplin County, the son of the late Joseph Floyd and Thelma Merritt Woodcock.
Roy Lee is survived by his loving family; beloved wife of 67 years, Annie Pearl Woodcock; daughters, Debbie Ruddell-Milling (Fred), Carol Valls (Bill), and Pam Loftis (Jimmy); and son, Michael Woodcock (Lynn); grandchildren, Marybeth Krynicki (Ray), Jeff Ruddell, Traci Price (Tim), Jim Loftis (Marianne), Kelly Watson, and Brittney Sutton; seven great grandchildren; and many extended family and friends.
Roy Lee was a retired pipefitter with Babcock & Wilcox Company. He was a faithful member of Moores Creek Baptist Church.
Roy Lee was a man of faith and integrity who loved his family. He was a wonderful husband, daddy, granddaddy and Grandpappy to his great grandchildren. Reading his Bible daily and sometimes more frequently, working in his yard, visiting with family and friends were happy times that Roy Lee enjoyed. Tiger and Sass, Roy Lee’s canine companions will greatly miss him. Most importantly, Roy Lee taught us and leaves with us the importance of faith, family and friendship.
The family will receive friends 6 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home Burgaw.
Graveside funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2019 at Moores Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with The Reverend Roger Barnes conducting the service.
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