Katherine Laborde Wood

Katherine Laborde Wood

Funeral services for Mrs. Katherine L. Wood will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 8, 2012 in the Chapel of Rush Funeral Home, Pineville, Louisiana with Reverend Dan O'Connor officiating. Interment will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Ball, under the direction of Rush Funeral Home, Pineville.

Mrs. Wood, age 89, of Alexandria, entered eternal rest on Monday, November 5, 2012 at Grace Home, Alexandria, Louisiana. She was welcomed by our Lord and reunited with her husband, Gerald and her precious granddaughter, Tina, and other loved ones.

She was a native of Marksville. She worked for many years in Retail Sales. She was a volunteer for the Shepherd Center, was a Pink Lady at Christus Cabrini. She was a member of Our Lady of Prompt Succor where she was actively involved in the Monday morning get well card writing.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Wood; parents, Curry and Camille Laborde; one sister, Mary Rush Porter; one granddaughter, Tina Lawson Kelley.

She is survived by two daughters, Sherry Lawson (John) of Alexandria, Brenda Duplissey (Justin) of Clearwater, La.; one brother, Irvin Laborde of Marksville; two sisters, Joyce Laborde of Long Bridge and Ina Mae Desselle of Marksville; four grandchildren, Lisa Lawson Loudon, Shane Lawson, Jenna Duplissey Soileau and Jacob Duplissey; nine great grandchildren.

A Rosary will be recited at Rush Funeral Home, Pineville, on Wednesday, November 8, 2012 at 6:30 p.m.

Friends may call at Rush Funeral Home, Pineville, Louisiana, on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 8:00 a.m. until time of service.

Friends may post online messages of condolence for the Wood family by visiting www.rushfh.com


Published in The Town Talk on Nov. 7, 2012