Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Woodfords in:
 • Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery
 • Rittman
 • Medina County
 • Ohio
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
James E. "Jim" Woodford
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Feb. 20, 1947
Barberton
Summit County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 15, 2010
Barberton
Summit County
Ohio, USA

James E. Woodford passed away unexpectedly on September 15, 2010. Jim was born February 20, 1947 in Barberton where he lived most of his life. He joined the Navy right out of High School and served in Vietnam. Jim was the co-owner of Skoops Ice Cream in Barberton and also enjoyed his job at Tenable Security. He enjoyed time on his computer or a book in his hand. He spent many nights with his friends at computer meetings. He was preceded in death by his father, Dale Woodford and his grandmother, Zelpha Franks who was also a twin. Jim is survived by his loving wife of 38 years, Beverly; mother, Martha Chapin; twin brother, Jack (Linda) Woodford of New York; sister, Judi Zirinski of Kansas; sons, Robert (Tonya) of Michigan, Ryan (Eleonora), U.S. Navy; daughters, Pamela (David) and Patricia (Paul) of Barberton; ten grandchildren and a great- granddaughter; special friends, Jerry and Lila Smith of Doylestown and Paul and Pat Bush of Grand Island, N.Y. Jim will be dearly missed by his many nieces, nephews and friends. Family will receive friends Sunday from 1 to 4 at Cox Funeral Home, 222 Norton Ave., Barberton. Committal service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, 10175 Rawiga Rd. in Rittman. Attendees should meet at the cemetery promptly at 10:45 a.m. on Wednesday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 5455 N. High St., Columbus, Ohio 43214.
________________________________

Personal Note:
Jim was a good friend of mine. We worked security together at a local hospital back in 2002. That's where we met. We stayed friends ever since. He came over to fix my computer and we went to car shows together. Jim was an honest guy and anyone would feel proud to be his friend. I know I was. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Dale E. Woodford (1924 - 1974)
 
Burial:
Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery
Rittman
Medina County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Mr. Ed
Record added: Sep 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58976346
James E. Jim Woodford
Added by: Mr. Ed
 
James E. Jim Woodford
Added by: Mr. Ed
 
James E. Jim Woodford
Added by: Mr. Ed
 
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Zella
 Added: Aug. 25, 2013

- H M G
 Added: Aug. 17, 2013

- AuntieJ
 Added: Jul. 25, 2013
There are 17 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service