Mrs. Jean Caldwell Woodruff

Published 11:17am Friday, April 12, 2013



Funeral service for Mrs. Jean Caldwell Woodruff, 81, of Alexander City and formerly of Dadeville, will be Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 11:00 am at the Rocky Creek Baptist Church. Rev. Harold Cummings and Randy Anderson will officiate. Burial will follow in the Rocky Creek Cemetery.  Mrs. Woodruff will lie In State for one hour prior to the service at the church.  The family will receive friends on Friday, April 12, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Radney Funeral Home.

Mrs. Woodruff passed away on Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at her residence.  She was born on February 20, 1932 in Dadeville, Alabama to Mitchell Caldwell, Sr. and Carrie Lou Caldwell.

She was an active member of Rocky Creek Baptist Church.  Mrs. Woodruff enjoyed gardening, crocheting, quilting, tending to flowers, canning and cooking, especially baking cakes.  She worked as an operator for South Central Bell for over 33 years and for three years in a row, she was the top salesperson for South Central Bell.  She loved going on bus trips and the trips to Branson, MO were her favorites.  She also enjoyed being with her family, especially the visits with her brothers and sisters.  Mrs. Woodruff was always going out of her way to help others and she will be missed greatly.

She is survived by her son, Steve Woodruff (Jennifer) of Alexander City; grandchildren, Jeromy Woodruff and Randi Woodruff, both of Alexander City and Kyle Woodruff of Demopolis; great-granddaughter, Marley Woodruff of Alexander City; sister, Kay Davis (Bobby) of Dadeville; brothers, Mitchell Caldwell (Lynn), Roger Mac Caldwell (Margaret) and P.R. Caldwell, all of Dadeville; sister-in-law, Gladys Bence of Alexander City; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Roland Glenn Woodruff; and her sister, Joyce Berry.

Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be given to the building fund at Rocky Creek Baptist Church, 7779 Sanford Road, Alexander City, AL 35010.

Memorial messages may be sent to the family at

Radney Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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