Melvin Ray Woolard Sr.

November 25, 1952 - February 7, 2024
Melvin Ray Woolard Sr.

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Melvin Ray Woolard Sr., age 71, a resident of Pantego, NC passed away on Wednesday, February 7, 2024 at the ECU Health Beaufort Hospital.

Melvin is survived by his son: Melvin Ray Woolard, Jr., daughter: Elizabeth Ashlee Woolard, sister: Melva Marlene Woolard, two grandsons: Tanner Scott Woolard, Jackson Norris Williams and two granddaughters: Sierra Cutler Woolard, and Helen Elizabeth Williams.

His parents, Norris Harold Woolard and Hazel Winstead Woolard preceded Melvin in death.

A family memorial will be announced at a later date.

Joseph B. Paul Jr. Funeral service is honored to be assisting the Woolard family.

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  • May 26, 2024
    Judy Clark Baggett says:
    Marlene and all of Ray's family, I recently learned of Ray's passing - I'm so sorry for your loss. Ray and I were classmates. Sending my sincere condolences.

  • May 25, 2024
    Judy Clark Baggett says:
    Marlene and all of Ray's family, I recently learned of Ray's passing - I'm so sorry for your loss. Ray and I were classmates. Sending my sincere condolences.

  • February 28, 2024
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  • February 15, 2024
    Anita Swain says:
    I’m so sorry for your loss. Hugs and prayers

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  • February 13, 2024
    Joyce Cutler says:
    Dear Ashlee and Family, Thinking of you and sending love and prayers. Ms Joyce and Family ♥️

  • February 11, 2024
    Marlene Woolard says:
    It's the "Never" that hurt so much: It's 2:14 am..."Sis" I need you...I know you just called me...I could hear you calling me. I just hope you are telling me mama has you and you are happy and whole . I will take care of Melvin Ray & Ashlee ....you know I love them like my own...Tanner, Sierra,Helen & Jackson will know too! Until we meet again.

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  • February 10, 2024
    Faye Rose says:
    Marlene and family, I am so sorry to hear of Ray’s passing. Praying for you and all of the family. May the Lord comfort your hearts.

  • February 10, 2024
    Pamlico River Ferry says:
    Melvin We are so sorry for the loss of your dad. May your memories of him bring you peace and put a smile on your face. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

  • February 10, 2024
    Jesse Allen says:
    Thoughts and Prayers to the family! Lots of find memories of Ray and good times when I was a kid.

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  • February 08, 2024
    Linda spivey says:
    Marlene I am so sorry my prayers to you, always remember. Ray knows how much you love him.. Marlene you never left his side I be to here for you Ray is catching up with your mom and dad. Please remember I there for you !!! Praying for God will be with you ever step of the way.

  • February 08, 2024
    Marlene Woolard says:
    May you now be whole again with your legs and cowboy boots on....you have a lot of catching up with mama and daddy. My heart is broke 💔..love you brother. Till we meet again....rest