Charles "Herb" Woods

Monday, December 27, 2004

Born 9-14-1912 -- Died 12-13-2004

Charles Herbert "Herb" Woods, 92, of Alton, Mo., was born Sept. 14, 1912, near his home place in Oregon County, Mo., and died Dec. 13, 2004, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.

He accepted the Lord at a revival at Many Springs Baptist church at the age of 38 and was baptized at Riverton in the Eleven Point River.

Survivors include two children -- Gene Woods and wife, Mary, of Great Falls, Mont. and Don woods and wife, Judy, of Alton, Mo.; four grandchildren -- Debbie, Jeanie, Mike and Kelly and five great-grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Jerome "Rome" and Emma Wheeler Woods; his wife, Jessie; two sisters Tressie Crews and Vida Johnson; a brother, Rockford Woods; a grandchild, Scott D. Woods; and a great-grandchild.

The funeral service was Dec. 16 in the Clary Chapel with Bob Wiggs and Glenn Hampton officiating. Hal Johnson was the guest speaker. Interment was in the Many Springs Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton.