James R. “Woody” Wood, 57 of Pandora died 1:10 p.m., Thursday, August 27, 2009 at St. Rita’s Medical Center. He was born June 16, 1952 in Lima to David Franklin and Helen M. Petiya Wood and they survive n Lima. He married Sheila A. Davis on March 3, 1973 and she survives in Pandora.
Additional survivors include a son: Matthew J. (Bobbi) Wood of Benton Ridge, OH, 2 daughters: Jennifer L. (Dave Goedde) Wood of Pandora and Holly E. (Jon) Willson of Ansonia, OH’ 5 grandchildren: Timothy James “T.J.” Koepplinger, Kaylynne Koepplinger, Harlie Wood, Bridget Wood and Taylor Wood, a brother: Timothy R. (Peggy Cook) Wood of Lima.
Mr. Wood had worked at Whemco as a machinist, enjoyed camping, playing cards, riding his motorcycle, collecting guns and his family, especially his grandchildren.
The family will receive friends 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Monday at Childes-Laman Funeral Home, Bluffton with the memorial service to follow at 8:00 a.m.
Private family burial of cremated remains will be at a later date in Cairo East Side Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Arrangements by Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville.