Woodrow Larry “Woody” Oliver

Woodrow Larry “Woody” Oliver, 67, formerly of Connersville, died Sept. 4 2015. Woody was born May 19, 1948, to Joe and Creamy Rice Oliver in Perry County, Ky.

In 1968, he enlisted in the United States Navy and served during the Vietnam War until his discharge in 1970.

In addition to his wife of 45 years, Betty Oliver, Woody is survived by his daughters, Tracy R. Dill, Christy A. (Phillip) Hatfield; a grandson; his siblings and their spouses, Estes Oliver and Shirley; Gladys (Rick) Bennett, Thelma (Douglas) Johnson, all of Connersville, Edith (Bill) Throop, of Milton; several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Woody is preceded in death by his sisters, Helen Rose Asbury and Lizzy Belle Oliver; his father-in-law, Clyde Kelley; a son-in-law; a nephew; uncles: Hargis (Elizabthe) Oliver, Jerry (Flossie) Rice and a his brother-in-law.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 11, 2015, at Showalter Blackwell Long Funeral Home, Myers Chapel with Reverend Kirby Popplewell, Reverend James Kelley and Reverend Randy Sherwood officiating.

Friends may visit from Noon until the time of service, at the funeral home, where memorial contributions may be made to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

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