GENE EVERETT WOOD, 65, of Branson, MO, formerly of Houston TX, went with Christ on May 21, 2005 in Springfield, MO. Gene is survived by his wife of 42 years, Vicki, their two sons, Jason Wood and Brian Wood; Vicki's daughters, Betsy Escher and Jane Smith; his sister, Kathy LeCroy and brother, Mark Wood; other loving family members, and many friends. Gene was an engineer and a mechanical contractor in Houston for over 30 years. He was greatly respected and loved by all whose lives he touched; he was generous without reservation and unconditionally supportive. Gene will be sorely missed by all those he leaves behind in this life. A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, May 29, at 2:00, in the Forum at Cypress Creek Christian Church, 6823 Cypresswood Drive, Spring, TX.
Published in Houston Chronicle on May 26, 2005.