Larry Wood

Mr. Larry Joe "Woody" Wood, 66, of Talmo, died Wednesday August 21, 2013.

Mr. Wood was born in Talmo, a son of the late Joe and Mae Bell Gee Wood. He was a graduate of The University of Georgia, served as Mayor of Talmo for 24 years, founder of Etcon Staffing Services, and Walnut Creek Turf Farm. He served as treasurer of J Buck Trail Hunting Club, was Owner of Gum Log and Talmo Partners, and was a member of Talmo Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Danny Wood.

Survivors include: his daughter and son in law, Macie Leeann and Taylor Gary of Talmo; and a sister, Bonnie Wood of Gainesville.

The family will receive friends from 5 – 8 p.m. on Thursday, August 22 at Evans Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Friday, August 23 at 11 a.m. at Talmo Baptist Church with Rev. Mark Spence officiating. Interment will follow in Talmo Baptist Church Cemetery.

Evans Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

Evans Funeral Home
1350 Winder Highway Jefferson, GA 30549
(706) 367-5467

Published in BarrowCountyNews from Aug. 22 to Sept. 21, 2013