Kenneth E. Wood
WELLSTON: Kenneth E. Wood age 53 of Wellston, Ohio went to be with the Lord on May 4, 2013 at home in the presence of his family. He was born in Ross County, Ohio October 25, 1959 to the late Rev. Ralph Wood and Viola Sheets Wood.
Kenny was a manager for McDonalds for 33 years, serving the last 18 years as store manager for the McDonalds of Wellston. He was loved by many in the community for his love, kindness and generosity he showed to all and was very honored to be chosen Grand Marshall of the 2011 Coal Festival.
On November 11, 2006 he married the love of his life Rosie (Fannin) Wood, who survives him. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his mother, Viola Wood of Jackson; two daughter Meghann (Brown) Lowery of Jackson and Sarah Wood of Jackson; son Larry (Grethel) Baker of Chillicothe; two grandchildren Kenzie and Karleigh of Jackson; three brothers Bob (Vivian) Wood of Lucasville, Tim (Geri) Wood of Richmondale and JR (Debbie) Wood of Florence, Kentucky; six step-children Lisa (Chuck) Conrad of Tucson, Arizona, Gladys (Ted) Crum of Ironton, Ohio, Denver (Beverly) Vaughn of Greenup, Kentucky, Peggy (Adam) Rhoden of Garrison, Kentucky, Jimmy (Jessica) Vaughn of Grayson, Kentucky, Mark (Elizabeth) Vaughn of Grayson, Kentucky; 12 step- grandchildren; Ryan, Wesley, Roseann, Austin, Chad, Chasity, Kelly, Andrew, Chloe, Mark, Dallas and Dalton; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his father Rev. Ralph Wood; and a stillborn sister.
Funeral services were held Friday, May 10, 2013 at the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home in Jackson, Ohio.