Nellie V. Wood, age 84, of Brownwood went Home on Sunday, June 14, 2009.
Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday June 17, 2009, at the Davis-Morris Funeral Home Chapel, with Eric Evans officiating, and interment will follow at Richland Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. today, at Davis-Morris Funeral Home.
Nellie V Wood was born Oct. 27, 1924, in Bethel, Texas, to Charles and Ethel Brown. She was married to C B Wood on June 20, 1942, in San Saba County. Nellie V was a member of Southside Baptist Church of Brownwood, where she had resided for the last 14 years. She enjoyed being around her friends and family, and everyone who knew her would agree she had a very generous heart. Nellie V and C B were always helping take of their neighbors, either giving them fresh produce out of their garden or just lending a helping hand. Nellie V and C B were very active in the Elm Grove Community, participating in the various social events that were held throughout the years.
Survivors include three daughters; Glenda Houchins and husband Dannye, Sharon Haynes and husband Michael, and Debbie Thompson and husband Steven; her son, Gerald Wood and wife Betty; her sister, Grace Marie Edmondson; her sister-in-law, Nita Brown; 11 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Wood was preceded in death by her parents; her husband C B; her son Charles Bernard Wood; two brothers; and three sisters.
In lieu of flowers the family of Mrs. Wood has requested that donations be made to the Elm Grove Community Club, 9571 F.M. 502 Rochelle, TX 76872, in Nellie Vís honor.
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