Donald C. Woods passed away Friday August 23, 2013 at his home in Buffalo, MO. He was born November 23, 1918 in Ozark, Missouri, the son of Elmer and Shrilda Woods.
Preceded in death by his wife, Bertha, parents, and one older sister, Helen.
He is survived by his son, Don Woods Jr. and wife, Joan of Bolivar; grandchildren: Chris and Cheryl Woods, of Chicago IL, Jeff Woods, and his partner, Miguel Barrio, of New York City, NY, Shelly and Andrew Wheeler,, of Norman, OK; 4 great granddaughters: Addison, Ella, and Avery Wheeler, and Harper Woods; 1 niece, Carolyn Patterson, and husband, Danny.
Don and Bertha Woods were the founders of Woods Supermarkets. They were well respected in the supermarket industry in the state of Missouri. Don will always be remembered for his integrity in how he ran his business, his incredible sense of humor, and his unending love for his family and the people that he worked with every day.
He was an Army Veteran of WW II and received the Purple Heart.
Funeral Service will be 10:30 a.m. Monday August 26, in the Buffalo First Baptist Church with visitation 9:30 to service time, and burial to follow in the Greenwood Cemetery in Bolivar.
Under the Direction of the Montgomery-Viets Funeral Home of Buffalo.
In lieu of flowers, memorials maybe made to Buffalo YMCA.
Montgomery-Viets Funeral Home - Buffalo
303 N. Maple St.
Buffalo, MO 65622
Published in SedaliaDemocrat.com on Aug. 24, 2013