Lebanon Reporter


May 13, 2014

Howard E. Woodrum

Howard Eugene Woodrum, born July 23, 1918, in Indiana, to James Edward Woodrum and Viola Phillips Woodrum, passed away on May 12, 2014. Howard married Eva Isabelle Walter on March 10, 1950, in North Salem. She preceded him in death in 2011.

He was a lifelong farmer in Boone and Hendricks counties, retiring in 1982. He worked as a janitor at the Pittsboro Elementary, Pittsboro, during the 1980s.

Survivors are sons, Ronald (Cindy) Woodrum of Beaver Dam, Ky., and James L. (Robin) Woodrum of Lizton; a daughter, Janet Woodrum of Lizton; four grandsons; three granddaughters; six great-grandchildren; sister-in-laws, Marilyn Walter Gossett of Greenfield and Shirley Walter of Danville; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife and parents, six sisters preceded him in death.

Family and friends will gather from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, May 15, at the Porter Funeral Home, 315 W. Main St., Jamestown. Services will follow at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Howard will be laid to rest in the Lizton K of P Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5635 W. 96th Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278.

Online condolences may be made at www.porterfuneralhome.us.

Text Only

Featured items
Click below to browse and order photos

Photos from June 2014

Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide