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Edna Inez Compton Woody

Edna Inez Compton Woody, age 74, of 1123 Dan River Church Road, Halifax, died Oct. 2, 2012 at Meadowview Terrace, Clarksville. 

Mrs. Woody was born Jan. 23, 1938 in Granville, County,  N.C. 

Mrs. Woody was a member of Black Walnut Baptist Church. She was a retired nurse employed at The Woodview.

Mrs. Woody is preceded in death by her parents, Jesse Compton and Genevieve Patterson Compton; sister Shirley Adcock; and two brothers, Howard Compton and Johnny Compton. 

Mrs. Woody is survived by her daughter, Angela Woody Wilson, and husband Keith “Chip” Wilson of Halifax; two sons, Charles Woody Jr. and wife Melinda Newton Woody of Nelson, James Mel Woody and wife Penny Powell Woody of Alton; one brother, Edward Compton, and wife Geraldine of Oxford, N.C.; two sisters, Annie Williamson of Oxford, N.C. and Mary Lou Rash and husband Gerald of Bullock, N.C.; and five grandchildren, Katlynn Woody, Makayla Woody, Meredith Woody, Karlie Wilson and Kyle Wilson.  

 Visitation was held at Brooks Funeral Home on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and at other times at the home of her daughter at 1123 Dan River Church Road, Halifax. 

A funeral service will be held at Black Walnut Baptist Church Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at 2 p.m. Interment will be at Amis Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery. 

Those wishing to give memorials should consider Black Walnut Baptist Church, P.O. Box 20, Cluster Springs, VA 24535-0020 or Amis Chapel Baptist Church, 9198 Amis Chapel Road, Oxford, NC 27565.

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