Mr. Foster Clifton Woodrick, Jr. and Mrs. Bettye Jean Woodrick are celebrating their 66th wedding anniversary. Their anniversary theme is “Look where God has brought Us.” They
were married October 19, 1947 in Pratt City, Alabama.
Mr. Woodrick served in combat in the U.S. Army in Korea during the Korean conflict as Platoon
Sergeant of an Infantry Platoon of the 25th Infantry Division. He was honorably discharged in 1954. He is retired from U.S. Steel Corp. as Railroad Yardmaster and from the Birmingham
Police Department as Lieutenant and Assistant Administrator of the Birmingham Jail. They are
members of the Mount Moriah Baptist Church of Pratt City where he is Chair of the Deacons
Ministry and she is President Emeritus of the Missionary Society.
Mr. Woodrick is President of the Alabama Baptist State Congress of Christian Education and the
Mount Pilgrim Baptist District Congress of Christian Education. Mrs. Woodrick is the former
Bettye Jean Byrd of Pratt City.