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John Ross Woolard

August 26, 1954
May 29, 2013

Services for John Ross Woolard Jr., 58 of Salado  were held June 5 at the Salado First Baptist Church with interment services at Salado Cemetery.  A celebration of life followed at the First Baptist Church.

John Ross Woolard Jr. died May 29 at his residence in Salado.

John was born in Whitesboro, Texas on August 26, 1954 to John Ross Woolard Sr. and Tommie Jo Whitten.

After high school, he joined the US Navy where he spent four years of active duty and two years of reserves.  He received his BBA from Texas State University and worked on his MBA at UMHB.  

During his career at Mobil Chemical, he met and married Susan Lee.  

John is preceded in death by his father, mother and granddaughter Sarah Foster.

He is succeeded by his wife, Susan, three brothers - Robert, James and Tommy Woolard, three daughters - Linda Foster, Bonnie Baker and Connie Rivas and three sons - William Baker Jr., John R. Woolard III and Chris Woolard.  He has 11 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.  

Arrangements are in the care of Broecker Funeral Home, Salado.