Curtis Tilman Wood
1933 - 2021
Curtis Tilman Wood

Curtis Tilman Wood, 87, of Free Union, Va., went home to be with the Lord on Friday, February 19, 2021, in Charlottesville, Va.

He was born on July 2, 1933, to the late Oscar J. Wood and Charity Wood. He was also preceded in death by an infant son; his brothers, J. P., Lloyd, Oscar Jr., John Henry, and Broadus; and a sister, Josephine.

He was a lab technician in mechanical engineering at University of Virginia for 40 years. He also loved part time farming with his son, David.

He is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Irene H. Wood; three sons, Chester, Keith, and David Wood; one daughter, Debbie Blackwell; seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and two great great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, February 24, 2021, at Preddy Funeral Home in Madison. Interment will be held at Gentry Methodist Church Cemetery in Boonesville, Va. Pastor Steve Nethery will officiate.

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Published by Daily Progress on Feb. 23, 2021.
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UVA Mech and Aero Engineering
March 1, 2021
Irene and FAMILY, Please know we are thinking of you ALL at time. Prayers
Jim & Gayle Baker
February 25, 2021
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Sherry Deane
February 24, 2021
UVA Mech and Aero Engineering
February 24, 2021
We are saddened to hear of Curtis' passing. We'll remember him and his infectious smile as one who was always the same friendly person every time you saw him and who seemed genuinely happy to see you. Our sincere condolences to Irene and the family.
Dennis and Kathy Davis
February 23, 2021