Charles A. Wood

Charles A. Wood


Sept. 18, 1933 – Apr. 3, 2011

WENDELL – Charles Avery Wood, of Eagle Rock Rd., died Sunday He was a native of Wake County and son to the late Walter & Julia Crawford Wood.  He was a farmer who had a love of the land.  Charles was his family caretaker, this was not a job, it was his delight.  His daughter meant everything to him and his grandson was the apple of his eye.  He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of over 30 years, Deborah Perry Wood.

Graveside service, 2 pm, Wednesday, Historic Oakwood Mausoleum.

He is survived by his daughter, Elizabeth Wood Pope of Wendell, siblings, Kay Starling of Spring Hope, Jay Wood (Sue) of Zebulon, grandson, Brandon Avery Pope, and several nieces & nephews.

Flowers welcomed or memorials to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.

Visitation, 7 – 8:30 pm, Tuesday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell.  Share your memories, photos or condolences of Charles at

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