Donald Neal Woods, 75, of Lafayette, passed away on March 11, 2023, at Macon Community Hospital in Lafayette.

The Fountain Run, Kentucky, native was a retired employee of Fleetwood Homes and O’Reilly’s Auto Parts and a Baptist.

He was a son of the late Hubert Clay Woods and Maude Lillian Temple Woods.

He is survived by: his wife, Patsy DeAnn Turner Woods of Lafayette; four daughters, Donna Wheat of Glasgow, Kentucky, Denise Whittemore (Alan) of Beech Grove, Indiana, Lorie Woods of Lafayette, Amanda Vaughn (Mitch) of Lafayette; nine grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by: five brothers, Vernon Woods, Burl Woods, Billy Woods, Todd Woods, William Woods; two sisters, Gearldine Mills, Shirley Woods; and a

son-in-law, Jeff Wheat.

A memorial service was held at 1 p.m. on Saturday at Goad Funeral Home, with Tim Eaton officiating, and a burial at a later day in Fountain Run Cemetery. Visitation was on Saturday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Goad Funeral Home.

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