Church Service for A.V. "Woody" Wood Age 91, of Farwell, TX, is scheduled for 11:00 AM, Friday, July 25, 2014, at First Baptist Church of Farwell with Brother Russ Ponder of Farwell and Stan Austin of Farwell officiating. |
Burial will be in Muleshoe Memorial Park. There will be a family visitation from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Ellis Funeral Home in Muleshoe.
Woody died July 19, 2014, in Muleshoe. He was born March 3, 1923, to John Andrew and Eula Mae (Matthews) Wood in Wellington, TX. He married Floretta Rogers on February 2, 2008.
Woody served in the US Army during World War II. He owned and operated Muleshoe Auto Parts until he retired in 1989. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Farwell.
A.V. was preceded in death by his first wife, Eddie Lou; his second wife, Mardee; and his parents.
Survivors: Survivors include his wife, Floretta; his son, Gary L. Wood, and his wife, Sue of Midland, Texas; one grandson, Michael Wood, and his wife, Sarah; four step-sons, Larry Grissom and his wife, Deandra, Don Grissom, Royce Grissom and his wife, Karen, Chip Grissom and his wife, Rhonda; four step-daughters, Patricia Harden and her husband, Dean, Barbara Wyckoff and her husband, Randy, Elizabeth Washburn and her husband Jimmy, and Katherine Carter; two great-grandchildren, Madelyn and Audrey; and numerous step-great-grandchildren.
Donations can be sent to the Baptist Children's Home, 2220 S. Avenue I, Portales, NM, 88130; First Baptist Church of Farwell, 404 Avenue E, Farwell, TX 79325; or the
Online condolences may be made at www.ellisfuneralhomes.com
Published in the Clovis News Journal on July 23, 2014