COMMERCE - Jesse Kenneth Wood, 75, passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2013.
He was born in Williamson, the 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, loved ones stated. He was preceded in death by his beloved aunt, Ruth Armistead Allen Reeves, of Williamson.
Survivors include brothers, sisters, and their spouses, Jim and Jere Wood, III, Florida, Genny and Don Wood, Atlanta, Steve and Linda Wood, Florida, and Carole and Larry Hooks, Atlanta; nieces and nephews, Stephanie, Christiana, Stephen, James, Wynn and Jamie; numerous great-nieces and nephews; and several cousins.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, September 5, at 11 a.m. in the Williamson United Methodist Church with 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 Road, Williamson, GA.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Williamson United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 83, Williamson, Georgia 30292, for the cemetery fund.
Moody-Daniel Funeral Home, Zebulon, is in charge of arrangements.