Funeral services for Robert Harrison Woods, age 70, of the Himesville Community, will be held at 2:00 pm Sunday, April 22, 2012 at the Himesville Church of the Nazarene with Rev. Philip Bowles and Rev. Merle Mead officiating. Burial to follow in the Rosebank Cemetery in Flat Creek. Mr. Woods passed Thursday April 19, 2012 surrounded by his family and friends at his residence following an extended illness.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. Saturday evening at the church.
A native of Shelbyville, he was the son of the late William Artise Woods and Elizabeth Ann McBee. Mr. Woods worked in the construction industry as a carpenter, plumber and painter, and was a full time farmer. He was a member of the Himesville Church of the Nazarene. He was a member of the American Legion and served his country in the U.S. Army.
Mr. Woods is survived by his wife of 48 years, Annette Philpott Woods; children, Brian (Nicki) Woods, of Wartrace, Belinda (Matthew) Wade, of Brentwood, Brenda Woods, Beverly Ward, and Bethany (Brad) Tucker, all of Shelbyville; grandchildren, Benjamin Woods-Chapman, Madison, Harrison, & Macey Wade, Addison Woods, Dax, Lauren, & Dustin Ward, and Melissa, Blake, Maleah, and Tyler Woods; great-grandchildren, William Woods-Chapman and Emma Ward; brother, William Woods Jr. of Manchester.
Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family. 931-684-5011