When Hazel Woodard was born on 13 April 1908, in Virginia, United States, her father, Isaac Newton Woodyard, was 63 and her mother, Myrtest Victory Hazlewood, was 38. She married William Vincent Huffman in 1942, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States. She lived in Rock Creek Township, Guilford, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died on 2 May 1999, at the age of 91, and was buried in Gibsonville, Guilford, North Carolina, United States.
from the Norman Old French personal name Odard, Udard, Middle English Wodard, Wudard. It derives from the ancient Germanic name Authard, Othard, Odard, composed of the elements aud- ‘riches' + hard- ‘hard, bold’.
occupational name from Middle English wode ‘wood’ + herde ‘herd’ (Old English wudu + hierde), for a person who tended animals pastured in woodland.
post-medieval pronunciation of Woodward .