Cory L. Woodward, 43, a lifetime resident of Wabash, passed away at 12:27 p.m. Saturday, June 26, 2021, at his residence. He was born in Wabash, Aug. 5, 1977, to Sandra (Woodward) Elliott.
Cory was a 1995 graduate of Wabash High School. He served in the United States Marine Corp. Cory was a semi-truck driver. He loved motorcycles, guns and spending time with his family. He was a member of the American Legion Post 15 and the VFW Post 286.
Cory is survived by his mother, Sandra Elliott, of Wabash; two daughters: Samantha (Justin) Woodward-Collins, of North Carolina; and Brittany Woodward; three brothers: Robbie Hashbarger, of Wabash; Chris (Jammie) Rowe, of Wabash; and Adam Davis, of Linton; one sister, Kristie (Troy) Bone, of Lagro; one granddaughter, Taylor Collins; one grandson, River Collins; nephews and nieces: Senior Airman, Derrick Bone, Hailey Bone, Lance Corporal, Matthew Davis, Tabi Davis, Drayton Rowe, Chris Rowe, Jr., Dakota Rowe, Gage Rowe, Ian Rowe, and Annabella Rowe.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Larry and Myrtle Woodward and stepfather, Jerry Elliott.
Calling hours will be held from 9-11 a.m. Friday, July 9, at McDonald Funeral Homes, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, IN 46992. After calling, family and friends will then proceed to Memorial Lawns Cemetery in Wabash for Military Honors.