William H. Wood, Sr., 77, of St. Marys, passed away on Sunday, August 10, 2014 at Baptist Hospital in Jacksonville, FL.
Born September 29, 1936 in Brooklyn, NY, he was the son of the late Roy O. and Lois Bunker Wood. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Lawrence Wood.
Mr. Wood had resided in Camden County for the past 15 years, and was a member of Westside Baptist Church, where he also served as Deacon. He was a volunteer with the Camden County Search and Rescue and Naval Mars Operator.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at 7 pm from Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys with Rev. Mark Gentry officiating. the family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to services.
Burial will be held at a later date at Good Hope Cemetery in Reedy, WV.
Survivors include his wife, Helen E. Wood of St. Marys; children, William Wood, Jr. (Diane) of St. Marys, Donna Wood of Tallahassee, FL, and Darlene Woods (Rich) of East Rockaway, NY; 9 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
The family requests memorial contributions in memory of Mr. William Wood, be made to the Westside Baptist Church, 201 Dandy Street, St. Marys, GA 31558.
Allison Memorial Chapel of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.