April 23, 1920 ~ May 21, 2007
HUGHES SPRINGSServices for Woodie M. Ayers, 87, of Jefferson, will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, May 24, 2007 at Reeder-Davis Chapel with Rev. Robert McCarty officiating. Burial will follow at Simmons Cemetery, Jefferson under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home, Inc. Mrs. Ayers died Monday, May 21, 2007 at a Jefferson nursing center. She was born April 23, 1920 in Marion County, TX. She was a homemaker and a member of Liberty Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Ayers and her parents, William Sutton and Sally Grogan Sutton. She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Harold and Patricia Ayers of Jefferson and Phillip and Mary Ayers of Charleston, IL one sister, Dorothy Parker of San Angelo, TX; six grandchildren and their spouses, Michael G. and Lauren Ayers, of Jefferson, Elizabeth and Michael Painter of Marshall, Stacey and Steve Hayward of Windsor, IL, Machelle and Johnathon Whitney of Greencastle, IN, Tania Cox and her fianc Pat Shannon of Ashmore, IL, and Stephanie and Blake Graven of Charleston, IL; eight great grandchildren, Austin Ayers, Nichole Painter, Landon Hayward, Miranda Hayward, Blake Whitney, Bryce Whitney, Bailey Cox, and Clara Cox; and numerous nieces and nephews. Viewing and visitation will be Wednesday afternoon and evening at the funeral home and the family will receive friends after 6:00.
My thoughts and prayers are with you. Joanne