Thomas Paul Woodruff died December 4, 2015 at his home near Anguilla.
Visitation is scheduled for Thursday, December 10 at 1 p.m. with a service to follow at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Anguilla.
Thomas Paul was born April 6, 1946 in Yazoo City, Mississippi. Following graduation from Yazoo City High School and attending Holmes Community College, he served in the United States Marine Corps. He was stationed at Da Nang during the Vietnam War and was discharged at the rank of corporal. Following his time of service, Thomas Paul worked at various positions at Southland Oil, Crupp, Mississippi. He spent a number of years farming with his father-in-law near Anguilla.
As a younger man, Thomas Paul enjoyed deer and coon hunting. He trained his own hunting dogs. Thomas Paul was a member of First Baptist Church of Anguilla.
Thomas Paul was preceded in death by his parents, Maria Waaser and Thomas Calvin Woodruff and brother, Robert Calvin Woodruff. He is survived by his wife, Ruby Doris White Woodruff; son, Calvin Tucker (Kim) Woodruff; daughter, Paula Vadine (Steve) Mashke; six grandchildren; and sister, Natoma (Frank) Perkins.
Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project.