Obituary of Howard Woodward, III
Howard G. "Rip" Woodward III
Howard G. "Rip" Woodward III, 64, an electronic technician, died January 31, 2017 at his home. Visitation is Tuesday February 7, 2017, 10:15 - 11:00 A.M. at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Clarksdale, MS. Funeral mass is 11:00 A.M. Tuesday at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Clarksdale, MS with burial in the Oakridge Cemetery. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS is handling the arrangements.
Rip was in the U.S. Army serving in Vietnam and the National Security Agency.
Survivors include son Rip Woodward (fiancé Amy) of Oxford, MS; sisters Mary Leslie Speer of Michigan and Janet Pittman of Olean, MO.
He was preceded in death by his parents Howard G. Woodward, Jr. and Elizabeth Brewer Woodward.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Haven House, 152 MS-7 A, Oxford, MS 38655.