Mary Anna Wood, 81, of Redmon, passed away at 4:35 p.m. EDT Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, at the Gibson Family Center for Hospice Care, Terre Haute, Ind. She was secretary for the former WW Grain and …
Mary Anna Wood, 81, of Redmon, passed away at 4:35 p.m. EDT Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, at the Gibson Family Center for Hospice Care, Terre Haute, Ind. She was secretary for the former WW Grain and AgriGrain of Brocton for many years.
A graveside service is 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, at Embarrass Cemetery near Redmon. Templeton Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Wood was born March 27, 1939, in Brocton, the daughter of the late Carl Ralph and Opal L. Towell Slusser. She married C. Russell Wood Feb. 14, 1959, at Brocton Christian Church. He preceded her in death Dec. 10, 2013.
Survivors include four sons, Will (Donna) Wood of Redmon, Joel (Lori) Wood of Charleston, Neal (Shelly) Wood of Newman and John (Gale) Wood of Paris; 13 grandchildren, Tucker Wood, Alison Wood (Nick Henson), Brittney Wood (Chris Harper), Justin (Darcy) Wood, Mason Wood, Morgan (Nick) Wilhoit, Jennifer (John) Nay, Lindsay (Evan) Edwards, Erica (K.C.) Wilson, Lance Garwood, Brittany (Carter) Metcalf, Kendal (Jeff) Chisholm and Andrea (Jared) Halloran; 20 great-grandchildren, Shelbie Pollard, Caleb Wood, Clayton Wood, Caydence Wood, Leah Wood, Abner Wood, Anthony Wood, Millie Wood, Mazy Wilhoit, Larkin Nay, Calvin Nay, Tenley Edwards, Hudson Edwards, Myah Wilson, Ezra Wilson, Lilly Brown, Addison Chisholm, Conner Chisholm, Carson Halloran and Lucas Halloran.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Norma Eckerty; an infant granddaughter, Christi Jo Wood; and an infant great-granddaughter, Stella Ann Wood.
Mrs. Wood was a member of Redmon Christian Church. She loved her role as a farm wife and mother, and she will be remembered for her devotion as a caregiver to her husband for many years. Above all else, she loved spending time with her big, loud, rowdy family, especially her grandchildren.
Memorial donations may be made to Redmon Christian Church or the Edgar County Shrine Club.
Online condolences at www.TempletonFuneralHome.com.