Patricia Woodard Tidd had 43-year bank career
Patricia Woodard Tidd, 82, of Seymour died Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at Schneck Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at First United Methodist Church Friday at 12 noon with Rev. Sandy Cooper officiating. Burial will take place at Riverview Cemetery. Family and friends may call at the church Friday from 10 a.m. until time of service.
Ms. Tidd, a 1949 graduate of Shields High School, was a member of First United Methodist Church in Seymour where she served on various committees, the administration board and as treasurer. She was also a graduate of Seymour Business College, School of Bank Marketing-University of Colorado, American Institute of Banking, seminars and conferences. She taught several banking classes and served as a graduate assistant of Dale Carnegie Classes. Ms. Tidd worked at Jackson County Bank for 43 years, retiring April 15, 1994. Her banking activities included various committees such as Indiana Bankers Association, Bank Marketing Association, American Institute of Banking, Bank Adminis-tration Institute, National Association of Bank Women. She held offices on group, state, regional and national levels. She was also involved in various community activities such as the American Cancer Society, Heart Fund, United Fund and she served on the Downtown Seymour Revitalization Committee, Downtown Merchants Association, Seymour Chamber of Commerce, and the first Board of Managers, Lincoln Park Co-Owners Association.
Born April 9, 1931 in Indianapolis, Ms. Tidd was the daughter of Earl and Lela Helen (Blankenship) Woodard.
Survivors include an uncle, Herbert Woodard; niece Kathy Engle; and nephews, Terry and Wesley Woodard.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brother James Earl Woodard; aunt, Mildred Ruwe; and uncle, William Woodard.
Memorials to Schneck Medical Center Foundation, Don and Dana Myers Cancer Center or the First United Methodist Church through the funeral home.