GEORGE D. WOOD
March 6, 1924 – October 10, 2013
WENDELL – George Donald Wood, 89, was welcomed into the arms of our loving Lord, Jesus Christ on Thursday. A native of Sutton Massachusetts he was son to the late George Raymond & Rose Jones Wood. George was a strong and independent man who was always there for his family. He was preceded by his beloved wife, Theresa Alice Wood, and siblings; Raymond & Nelson Wood, and Mary Degone.
He is survived by daughters; Joyce Graham (David) of Clayton, Linda Shelton (Jeff) of Laurel MT, sister, Dorothy Gravison of Sutton, MA, 5 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St. Eugene Catholic Church, 608 Lions Club Rd., Wendell, NC, 27591.
A mass of resurrection will be offered 2 pm, Saturday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St. Wendell with visitation from 1-2 pm, prior to the service. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net