SHELBY-Thelma Louise Ledbetter Wood, 92, of North Post Road, Shelby, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, at White Oak Manor in Shelby.
Mrs. Wood was born in Cleveland County on Mar. 25, 1920, to the late Jason Ledbetter and Mildred Hallman Ledbetter. She was retired from Dover Textiles and was a member of Wallace Grove Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar Lee Wood; seven brothers and two sisters.
She is survived by one son, Robert Wood and wife Gail of Shelby; two daughters, Betty Scism of Shelby, and Peggy Howell and husband Roger of Cherryville; sister-in-law, Essie Proctor of Cherryville; seven grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday at Stamey Funeral Home in Fallston.
Funeral Service: 2 p.m. Sunday at Stamey Funeral Home Chapel, Fallston
Officiated By: The Rev. Roy T. Byers and the Rev. Ron Leslie
Burial: St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery, Cherryville
Funeral Home: Stamey Funeral Home of Fallston is serving the family
Memorials: May be made to Hospice Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Drive, Shelby, N.C.
A guest register is available at www.stameyfuneralhome.com