Edward was born to C.R. Wood and Carrie Morton Wood on March 28, 1939. He departed this life on March 11, 2018. Edward was a graduate of Froebel High School, Class of 1957, military veteran, and retiree of US Steel. Those mourning his departure are wife, Debra; son Edward K. Wood, daughter Gerri R. Wood, and Godson Curtis Ward along with many other friends and relatives. Visitation Friday, March 16, 2018 from 12:00-7:00p.m. Funeral services Saturday, March 17, 2018. All services at the Guy & Allen Chapel. Interment Fern Oaks Cemetery. A special thanks goes to staff members at Towne Centre, and Southern Care Hospice Services.