Donella Clifton Woods

Donella Clifton Woods, 81, formerly of Pembroke, died Wednesday, June 27, 2012, at Riverview Convalescent Center under the care of Odyssey Hospice.
She was born in Bulloch County.She was a member of Eastern Heights Presbyterian Church, where she was a member of the adult Sunday school class and the Women's Missionary Circle until the church closed. She then joined Whitefield United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John G. Woods.
She is survived by a son, Grady W. Woods (Patricia M.) of Savannah; a daughter, Theresa Lynn Woods Canas (Roddy) of Pembroke; four brothers, Preston Clifton, Benny Clifton, Barnell Clifton and Jerry Freeman; three sisters, Lenora Ilene Crawford, Linda Freeman McKinney and Gloria Freeman Paige; two granddaughters, Lisa Marie Golding (Joe) and Rachel Erin Woods Autin (Dave); and one great-granddaughter, Ariel Golding.
The funeral is at 11 a.m. Monday, July 2, at Whitefield United Methodist Church with Dr. Grover Bell officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Mrs. Woods will be taken to the church to lie in state at 9:30 a.m. Monday.
Visitation is from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Fairhaven Funeral Home – Hubert C. Baker Chapel in Savannah.
Remembrances may be made to Whitefield United Methodist Church, 728 East 55th St., Savannah, Ga. 31405.
Arrangements are by Fairhaven Funeral Home – Hubert C. Baker Chapel of Savannah.

Funeral Home

Fairhaven Funeral Home, Hubert C. Baker Chapel
7415 Hodgson Memorial Drive Savannah, GA 31406
(912) 927-1999

Published in BryanCountyNews from June 27 to July 4, 2012