Obit: Wilburn Woods

Obit: Wilburn Woods

April 12th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Wilburn Edward Woods, 97, of Chattanooga, went to be with his Lord Tuesday, April 9, 2013.He was born Blairsville, Ga., to the late John and Elizabeth Woods. He retired from Standard Coosa-Thatcher after 25 years of service and was a member of Unity Baptist Church in Rossville.He was also preceded in death by his wife, Edith Woods; and several brothers and sisters.Survivors include his children, Martha (Tommy) Woods, Raymond (Denise) Woods, all of Chattanooga, Herschel Woods, of Ringgold, Barbara Levi, of Soddy-Daisy; grandchildren, Janet Hodges, Ron Smith, Dan Smith, Tommy Kelly, Terry Kelly, Lori Woods, Tim Hughes, Jennifer Bullard, Michael Woods, Amy Shrader; several great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. today, April 12, 2013, at Unity Baptist Church in Rossville.Family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Unity Baptist Church at 2046 Mack Smith Road, Rossville, GA 30741. Arrangements are by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Oglethorpe.