She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur “Slim” Padgett and her father Claude Woody, Jr. Matthews (Terry), daughter Alexis Cheyanne Sexton, son Jayden Seth Sexton, brother Christopher Shawn Woody (Jennifer) and step-brothers Samuel Paul Mc Gee, Jason and Justin Woody, and Jonathan Carpenter.
Eddie was extremely excited to meet and spoil his newest grandson, Eddie III.
He had plans of having both boys on his lap helping to steer his tractors.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 11am at The Weems Farm, 3851 NE CR 343, Bronson, FL. Arrangements are under the care of MILAM FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES- 311 S. She was a graduate of Emma Sansom High School and attended Gadsden State Community College. She was preceded in death by her parents, Buck and Alma Hollingsworth; brother, Robert Thrasher; and son, John Wesley Hardin.
She is survived by her son, Bobby (Kristi) Hardin; grandson, Wesley Wayne Hardin; sister, Jennifer Hollingsworth; brother, Carlis Hollingsworth; two sisters in law, several nieces, nephews, and special friends.
He served many years in the Gainesville Jaycees and was President 1969-1970 and became a JCI Senator.
Toby was vice-president of the Gainesville Homebuilders Association in 1977.
Her continued love of travel made her decide to open her own Travel Agency (House of Travel) in 1965.
In 1970 she was joined in business by her good friend Hanna Weston.
Together they spent the next 20 years taking groups all around the world until they sold the business in 1996 to AAA Travel. Fla Chapter of ASTA, and avid bowler, boater and a lover of animals. Ferriss, mother, Marian Ferriss Krehnbrink, and brother William (Bud) Ferriss.
She is survived by Janet Enwall, Hanna’s daughter who worked with them in the travel agency for 20 years and cared for her when she became ill.
She worked in the travel industry in Philadelphia and New York.