Woodie DeWayne Norwood, 45 of Little Rock, Ark,. passed to his heavenly home on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at Baptist Medical Center, Little Rock, Ark. He was a graduate of North Little Rock High School where he played basketball. Woodie served his country as a member of the United States Marine Corps. He gave his life to Christ at a young age and was baptized at the First Baptist Church, 901 Calhoun, under the pastorate of Reverend William E. Thrasher, Jr. In Later years, Woodie united with the Faith Temple Church under the pastorage of Reverend L. A. Lindsey, Sr.
The family of Woodie D. Norwood would like to express our deepest gratitude for the love and kindness shown to us during our time of bereavement. God bless each of you. A special thank you to Rev. Dewayne Lindsey, Faith Temple Church; Baptist Hospital physicians, Dr. Clinton Johnson, Dr. Carl Johnson, Dr. Joe Peevahouse, and Dr. Marcie Erbland, ICU-South nursing staff; Mr. D. Jordan Veterans Affairs, Registered Nurse Case Manager; and Mrs. Helen Barnes. May God bless each of you is our prayer.
He is survived by a loving family and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Services for Woodie will be held on Monday, April 9, 2018, 11 a.m., at Ruffin & Jarett Funeral Home Chapel, 1200 Chester Street Little Rock, Ark. Eulogist for the services, Reverend Malcolm T. Keener (Carolyn), and officiating, Reverend William E. Givens, Sr. (Jean).