John Riner Woods

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  • "Judy, Janie and I were so saddened to hear of John's death...."
    - Bob and Janie Hodgdon
  • "Dear Judy and family, I learned of your loss this past..."
    - Karen Cadle
  • "Mrs. Woods, I have been coming to your home for many years..."
    - Richard Race Race Pest Control
  • "Learning of John's death weighs heavy on me. I met John..."
    - Frank Guerriero
  • "Lots of great memories from the old Hutton trips. Good man..."
    - Tom Clark
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Woods, John Riner died Thursday, October 16, 2008 doing one of the things he loved most...riding his motorcycle. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Judy Hunkins Woods and their four children, John Jr., Cathy, Julie, and Laura; and eight beautiful grandchildren, Margaret, Matthew, Peyton, Kelsey, Lexie Bowe, Fletcher, Aidan and Campbell; his sister, Elizabeth Woods Bradbury, with whom he was especially close; and by two brothers, James Woods Jr. and David Woods. He was preceded in death by his parents James H. Woods and Marjorie Hawkins Woods. John had an adventurous and enthusiastic spirit, demonstrated by an infinite number of interests. John's career in the financial industry spanned 48 years, including E. F. Hutton, Smith Barney and Stout Industries. He served on many boards and was a champion of many causes. His family will especially miss his positive, generous and loving spirit, his can-do attitude and his unrelenting pursuit of excellence. His memory and legacy will live in our hearts forever.Services:A Memorial Service will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday, October 20 at Central Presbyterian Church, 7701 Davis Dr., Clayton, MO 63105. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Central Presbyterian Church Building Fund. Service of THE LUPTON CHAPEL.


Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch from Oct. 18 to Oct. 20, 2008