Mr. Jesse Kenneth Wood, age 75, of Commerce, passed away Aug. 28, 2013.
He was born in Williamson Aug. 4, 1938, son of the late James B. Wood Jr. and Eula Armistead Wood. He was a proud veteran of the United States Navy. He loved furniture and for much of his life he worked in the furniture business. He enjoyed genealogy research. Ken was very creative and a people person with a wonderful sense of humor and a beautiful tenor voice.
He is survived by his brothers, sisters and their spouses, Jim and Jere Wood III of Florida, Genny and Don Wood of Atlanta, Steve and Linda Wood of Florida and Carole and Larry Hooks of Atlanta. His beloved aunt, Ruth Armistead Allen Reeves of Williamson, preceded him in death.
Nieces and nephews, Stephanie, Christiana, Stephen, James, Wynn and Jamie, along with numerous great-nieces and nephews and several cousins.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Williamson United Methodist Church with Dr. Greg Burgner officiating. The body will lie in state beginning at 10:30 a.m. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Friends may visit the family after the services at Barnstormer’s Grill, 349 Jonathan Roost Rd., Williamson, Ga.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Williamson United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 83, Williamson, Ga., 30292, for the cemetery fund.
Moody-Daniel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.