Mattie Lucille Woody 91, of Norfolk, Virginia went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 06, 2019. Born in Corapeake, North Carolina she was the daughter of the late LillIe Dale Ralph, she relocated to Norfolk Virginia in 1952.
Married to her first husband, the late Willie Alphonso Fauntleroy they had nine children. Years later she married the late James Louis Woody. They were inseparable until death. They were both faithful members of First Gospel Tabernacle Church. Mattie Woody served as the president of the Usher board until her death.
Devoted mother and grandmother, she was the rock of her family. Mattie diligently worked to provide for her family. She is preceded in death by her sons Lloyd Fauntleroy, Ozie Fauntleroy, and Lymas Fauntleroy. Mattie is survived by her children Dorothy Fauntleroy, Beverly Collins (John), Janet Morris (Ricky), Glenda Fauntleroy, Maurice Fauntleroy, and Glen Fauntleroy (Debbie). Mattie also leaves to cherish her memory a host of grand children, great grand children and great- great grand children, the Bairds and the First Gospel Tabernacle Church.