Victor Lavern Woodard, 55, was born in Nashville, Tennessee on December 19, 1968 to loving parents Ms. Sandra Woodard and the late Mr. Charles Anderson.
Victor’s educational journey led him through the halls of Metro Nashville Public Schools in Davidson County, Tennessee, where he dedicated a significant chapter of his life to learning and growth, ultimately graduating from East Nashville High School.
Victor enjoyed playing neighborhood sports including football and baseball with family and friends. He also enjoyed eating Mexican food and watching the movie, 3 Strikes with his son. He was really known for being “simple and easy going” according to his son, Tavaris.
Victor’s unwavering love for sports illuminated his life, with a particular fondness for teams such as the Tennessee Titans, the Dallas Cowboys, and the Los Angeles Lakers that brought him joy and camaraderie throughout the years.
Victor had a tremendous work ethic and was a very hard worker. He was employed by Lowe’s Vanderbilt Hotel and adored by his fellow co-workers.
Victor was an amazing respectful, gentle, and kindhearted man. He was known and will always be remembered for his infectious smile and contagious sense of humor. Victor loved to spend time with his son, Tavaris.
Victor departed this earthly life on Sunday, January 28, 2024 at Skyline Hospital. His life of cherished memories will forever live on in our hearts. He is now resting in the arms of God and reconnecting with his grandmother, Margaret Woodard and father Charles Anderson.
Victor is mourned by his loving family, son, Tavaris Woodard; devoted parents, Mrs. Sandra (Charles) Lee; adored siblings, Gina (Edward) Todd, Mark (Laronda) Woodard, Clynsezetta Jackson Coleman, Dianna Reed, LaKeya (David) West, Sherman Anderson, Cherre Anderson, and Jeffrey Anderson; step-mother, Maxine Anderson; loving Aunts, Mary Wilson and MaeDella Woodard; Uncle, Mackie Anderson and an extended family circle of devoted nephews, nieces, cousins, friends and co-workers.