The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


March 17, 2013

Obituaries — Thursday, March 14, 2013


Juanita Woollard

Juanita Woollard, 86, of Fayetteville, died March 11, 2013, at Plateau Medical Center, Oak Hill.

Born July 26, 1926, in Fayette County, she was the daughter of the late Norville Marion and Elizabeth Craigo Stanley. She also was preceded in death by her first husband, Payton Smith; second husband, John Marra; brother, James Edward Stanley; and step-father, James Irvin Shorter.

Mrs. Woollard attended Fayetteville Baptist Church.

She received her master’s degree from Marshall University and taught school and retired from Oak Hill High School.

She was a former member of the Fayette Study Club in Oak Hill.

Surviving: her loving and devoted husband, Robert H. Woollard; children, Payton Daniel Smith, Linda G. Smith High and husband David, Frank Marra and wife Debbie, Rita Marra, James L. Marra and wife Lorie, Robert H. Woollard II, and Suzann W. Shumaker and husband Gaylord; sister, Betty Ann Smith; brother, Albert Levi Stanley and wife Margie; several grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 14, at the Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home Chapel, Fayetteville, with Rev. David Sneed officiating. Burial will follow at Huse Memorial Park, Fayetteville.

The family will receive friends one hour before the funeral on Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made in Juanita’s memory to the Community Food Pantry at the Fayetteville United Methodist Church, PO Box 33, Fayetteville, WV 25840.

Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements by Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville.

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