Brenda Crawford Wooldridge

April 13, 1943February 21, 2021

Brenda Crawford Wooldridge, age 77, of Lynchburg, wife of Loyd A. Wooldridge, passed away on Sunday, February 21, 2021 at her home.

She was born in Alexandria on April 13, 1943, daughter of the late John Paul Crawford and Stella Nesselrodt Crawford.

Brenda was retired from the Post Office Credit Union. She was a big animal lover, especially of cats. She loved antiques, displaying antiques at booths in malls, working estate auctions and shopping. She was a loving grandmother who enjoyed spending time with her grandkids, going to the beach, and the Smokey Mountains

She is survived by a son, John Alan Wooldridge (Liz Winston Ewers); a daughter, Lori Wooldridge Driskill and husband Tom; 2 grandchildren, Haley Driskill and Corey Driskill and a sister, Sheila Mentzer.

There will be an open time for the public to pay their respects from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at Whitten Timberlake Chapel.

When attending services, please maintain social distancing and wear a mask for everyone’s safety. The funeral home staff will assist with maintaining the 10-person limit. You are encouraged to post a memory, note, or words of condolence to the family by going to the funeral home website at

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the Lynchburg Humane Society.


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Dale Nuckles

February 28, 2021

So sorry to learn of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May the Lord comfort you during this difficult time.

Suzanne Gowen

February 26, 2021

My sincerest sympathy to the wooldridge family prayers 🙏 and thoughts are with you through this hard time for your loss of a beautiful person that Brenda it was a very caring and loving giving,,person I was blessed to have had her in my lifetime and I will never forget it she treated me like family and to me she was family words may not wipe away your tears hugs may not be easiest the pain hold on to her memories and they will always be forever remain and she would always be with you no matter where you go and always in your heart think of the good times and the laughterGod bless the Woodridge family and take care and keep you

Paula Johnson

February 24, 2021

The National Association of letter Carriers, local Branch 325 and United States Postal Service employees would like Mr. Lloyd Wooldridge( our retired Letter carrier) and the family to know that they are in our thoughts , ,hearts , minds and Prayers. We are a Postal Family and when one of us are hurting, all of us are hurting. Brenda has served a many of us at the Credit Union when she worked there. Our Prayers are with you and we love you guys.

David & Dianne Stedman

February 23, 2021

Sorry to hear of Brenda’s passing may the Lord wrap his Arms around all of her family at this time.One assurance for all of you will see her again.🙏🏻❤️

Liz Beverly

February 23, 2021

The Wooldridges have been our very good neighbors for 55 years— Donnie and Minnie, Loyd and Brenda, Johnny, and Lori. We have been blessed by their friendship and share their great sorrow. Rest easy, dear Brenda.

Brenda Garrison

February 22, 2021

Sincere prayers and condolences to all the family!