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Robert Perry Woodlief

December 7, 1927 December 7, 2018
Robert Perry Woodlief
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Obituary for Robert Perry Woodlief

DURHAM: Robert Perry Woodlief, 91, passed away on Friday, December 7, 2018 at his home in Durham. He was born in Granville County to the late William Ralph Woodlief and Lela Pearl Collins Woodlief.

Mr. Woodlief retired from the U.S. Postal Service and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

Mr. Woodlief was survived by his wife of 60 years, Sue Thaxton Woodlief; daughters, Pamela Haskins (Joe), Donna Ausley (Todd), Robin Bass (Bennie); grandchildren, Joe Haskins, Jr. (Heather), Ryan Horton (Nikki), Tyler Hall (Melissa), Brandon Ausley, Brittany Ausley, Taylor Bass; and great-grandchildren, Peter Joseph Haskins, Annie Haskins, Jax Horton, Olivia Horton.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, December 12th at Clements Funeral Home in Durham. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, December 13th at Clements Funeral Chapel with Pastor Craig Phelps and Pastor Tim Wheeler officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial donations be made to Amedisys Hospice 1005 Slater Road, Suite 105, Durham, NC 27703.

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be sent to

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5:00 PM 12/12/2018 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/12/2018 7:00:00 PM
Clements Funeral Home

1105 Broad St.
Durham, NC 27705

Clements Funeral Home
1105 Broad St. Durham 27705 NC
United States

Funeral Service




11:00 AM 12/13/2018 11:00:00 AM
Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham

1105 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27705

Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham
1105 Broad Street Durham 27705 NC
United States

Cemetery Details


Oak Grove Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

3712 Cheek Road
Durham, NC 27704

3712 Cheek Road Durham 27704 NC
United States

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