November 22, 2017
Funeral service will be Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 1 pm at Mineral Springs Freewill Baptist Church in Muldrow, Oklahoma. Burial will follow at Blackjack Cemetery in Muldrow, Oklahoma under the direction of Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Home in Muldrow.
Viewing will be Monday 3 – 8 pm and Tuesday 10 am – 1 pm at Agent Mallory Martin Chapel in Muldrow. She
will be available at her home after 2 pm Tuesday where the family will greet from 6 – 8 pm but encourage friends to come to the house whenever it is convenient.
Pallbearers will be Grandsons: Bryan Woodward, Jeromy Woodward, Colton Woodward, Dillon Trammell, Drew Taylor, and Talvin Craig Hayes.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Jed Beller, Taylor Rogers, Chris Tabor and Calvin Grinstead.
Mrs. Icie (Riggs) Woodward of Muldrow, Oklahoma took her heavenly flight Sunday, November 19, 2017 at the age of 95 in her home. She was born October 5, 1922 in Muldrow, Oklahoma, the daughter of Jess and Maude (Wright) Riggs and the 14th of 16 children. She married the love of her life, Raymond L. “Leftie” Woodward, on March 20, 1942 in Muldrow, OK. She worked tirelessly as a homemaker and as a loving mother, grandmother, and caregiver to many and all that called on her throughout her life. She was a Christian that loved the Lord and was a member of Mineral Springs Freewill Baptist Church in Muldrow for over 50 years. She was a devout Christian and left a lasting impression on every soul that was blessed to have known her. She was a special lady that was full of kindness and had never met a stranger.
Daughter: Becky Beller and husband, John of Mountainburg, AR
Son: Alan Ray Woodward and wife, Alice of Muldrow, OK
6 grandchildren: Bryan Woodward and wife, Candy of Muldrow, OK, Melissa Palmer and husband, Jeff of Muldrow, OK, Shawn Edwards and husband, Kevin of Muldrow, OK, Dillon Trammell and wife, Courtney of Mountainburg, AR, Jeromy Woodward of Van Buren, AR, and Jed Beller of Mountainburg, AR
9 great grandchildren and 12 great great grandchildren
1 sister: Dicie Sutton of Muldrow, OK
her dear friend: Peggy Peele of Muldrow, OK
Numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends
She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond L. “Leftie” Woodward; son, Herschell Woodward and his wife, Nancy (Pate) Woodward; daughter, Sherry Darlene Woodward; 2 grandchildren, Crystal Woodward and Gracie Woodward; and 14 brothers and sisters.