Celebrating the life of

Mason Iler "Woody" Woodward

April 19, 2001 - March 13, 2022

Mason Iler

Mason Iler Woodward (Woody) of Cumming & Dawsonville, Georgia, passed away on March 13, 2022.  Mason was born at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, Georgia on April 19, 2001. 

Mason loved the Lord and praised Him every day. He relied heavily on his faith to get him through some of his darkest times. Mason always said to “trust your struggle”. He absolutely loved the water-fishing, swimming, crabbing & surfing. He had a passion for sports and loved to play baseball, football, disc-golf, basketball and bull-riding.  He was a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, Camp 2135.

Mason is survived by his loving parents, John F. Woodward, Jr. and Barbara A. Crane; stepparents, Lori Woodward & Johnny H. Crane; brother, Evan Woodward; stepbrothers, Chris, Kyle, Jeremy & Ryan; stepsister, Natalie; maternal grandmother, Kathy S. Huggins; paternal grandparents, John & Patricia Woodward, Sr.; cousin, Gidget Woodward and other loving relatives.

Memorial service will on Saturday, March 19, 2022 at 11:00 AM, Compassion Christian Church, East Campus, 9150 Old Montgomery Road, Savannah, Georgia 31406. Mason’s pastor, Drew Humphreys, will officiate.

A Celebration of Life for Mason will be held on Saturday, March 26, 2022 at Etowah Church, 5693 Kelly Bridge Road, Dawsonville, Georgia 30534 at 1:00 PM.



We love you Barbara, Johnny & Evan. We are so very sorry for the loss of Mason. May he be in absolute peace in our father’s arms.

- The Bening family, Cumming, GA

Your beautiful boy was taken too soon. My deepest condolences to you all. Love you so so much!

- Erika Lowder, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Our family extends our deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences to your family.

- Kevin Murphy & Laura Galgowski, Waterford, CT

Barbara, I don’t have words to express how deeply sorry I am you and your family are dealing with this tragedy. I will be praying that you all can find comfort and peace with this.

- Natalie Martin , Gainesville , Georgia

Barbara --- Mark and I are so sorry for your loss, we have you and your family in our prayers. May Mason's memory be a blessing always!

- Susan Albritton, Jefferson, GA

My prayers and thoughts are with you all during this difficult time. May God fill you with strength and comfort.

- Gale Wade, Dahlonega , Ga

My deepest condolences to you Barbara and your family.

- Tammy Mancini , Braselton , Ga

We are saddened greatly by the loss of Mason. We had fun times being silly and when exploring during outdoor adventures. We pray for peace for him and his family.

- Carmella & Dianna Prescott, JACKSONVILLE, Florida

There are no words, our hearts are broken for your family Barbara & Johnny. We love Mason, and we have awesome memories of him. Our Deepest Condolences Kale, Amy, Kai & Mia ❤️

- The Rios Family , Cumming , Ga

A candle has been lit!

My thoughts & prayers are with the family. He will be very missed

- Jessica, Dawsonville, GA

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel