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Royce Robertson Lanson "Lanny" Woolfolk, 52, of Bumpass, Virginia, went to be with his Lord on Monday, September 12, 2011.
Lanny was a business owner in the timber industry and was recognized as Businessman of the Year for Louisa County in 1997.
He was active in various community and civic organizations and, as a conservationist, was a passionate steward and manager of wildlife and habitat.
Lanny was a loving husband and father and a faithful son, brother, uncle, and friend. Lanny was loved deeply and will be remembered often as a man with a deep and abiding faith.
Survivors include his wife, Judi Ann Shoup Woolfolk, daughter of Bob and Charlene Shoup of Decatur; his son, Parker Woolfolk of Richmond, Virginia; his daughter, Mamie Woolfolk of Richmond; his mother, Marjorie Woolfolk of Louisa, Virginia; two brothers, Cosby Woolfolk (and wife Nancy) of Louisa and Bobby Woolfolk (and wife Judy) of Bumpass; two sisters, Mrs. Michael (Jeanean) Duke of Beaverdam, Virginia and Rosebud Howren of Glen Allen, Virginia; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, LaVert Woolfolk; one brother, Anderson LaVert Woolfolk Jr.; and a nephew, Ryan Woolfolk.
A memorial service was held on September 16 at Hope Church in Richmond.
Burial was private.
Memorial contributions may be made to Unsponsored Children in care of Compassion International in Colorado Springs, Colorado, 80997.