Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 7, 2016 at 2:00 P.M., in the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Pastor Scott Franklin officiating. Interment with full-military-honors will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
He was born in Graniteville, SC to the late Simmie Attaway Wood and Gladys Irene Franklin. He was a retired US Air Force Vietnam veteran and Letter Carrier from the US Postal Service. He was a member and deacon at Hillcrest Baptist Church.
Other survivors include his children, William B. Wood, Jr., (Mary) of Augusta, Cynthia L. Henry (Kip) of Brooks, GA, Pamela J. Scheerer (Chuck) of Temple, GA and Brian “Snoopy” Wood ( Angie) of Troutman, NC; sisters, Sandra Arrington of Augusta and Helen Zambo of Austell, GA; twelve grandchilren and fourteen great-grandchildren.
If so desired the family request donations to the American Heart Association PO Box 840692 Dallas, TX 75284-0692.
The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon from 3:00 until 5:00 P.M., at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors 2502 Richmond Hill Rd., Augusta, Georgia 30906.