Mary E. Woodward, 91, of Bridgeport, WV, passed away on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at Bridgeport Healthcare Center. She was born in Clarksburg on January 23, 1927, a daughter of the late Robert and Lillie (Jenkins) Shreve.
In addition to her parents Mary was preceded in death by her husband, John C. Woodward II and one sister, Margaret Ellison.
Mary is survived by two sons: Michael Johns of Williamsport, PA and David Johns of Bridgeport; a niece, Anne Mickey; and a nephew, William Marshall Ellison.
Mary was a graduate of Washington-Irving High School and then studied Phycology at Wheaton College in Massachusetts. She began her career with Foreign Services, now known as the CIA, and then continued her career as a manager with the National Symphony Orchestra. She attended the Episcopal Church most of her life. Mary enjoyed quilting, talking with others, and was very knowledgeable in the history of West Virginia and enjoyed sharing that with others.
Mary’s wishes for cremation will be honored and private inurnment will take place at Sunset Memorial Park. Online condolences, www.davisweaverfuneralhome.com The Davis-Weaver Funeral Home is honored to serve the Woodward Family during this time.