Debra Ann Wood, 54, of Horntown, VA and formerly of Woodstock, VA passed away Monday, July 30, 2012 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, MD. The funeral will be held Sunday, August 5, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. at Wakeman’s Grove Church of the Brethren. Reverend Keith Simmons will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Miss Wood was born August 17, 1957 in Holyoke, MA, daughter of Edward Leon and Fleta Hollar Wood of Woodstock. She was a 1975 graduate of Central High School in Woodstock and graduated from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA with a Bachelors Degree in Social Science and History. She was a sales associate at Lowe’s in Pocomoke, MD. and former waitress, assistant manager and manager at Pizza Hut in Woodstock for 12 years. She was a member of Wakeman’s Grove Church of the Brethren.
Surviving, along with her parents are two sisters, Donna Wood Hopkins and her husband Donald J. of Middletown, VA and Diane Wood Burner and her husband Marty of Maurertown; brother, Derrick “Chip” Wood and his wife Shannon of Inwood, WV; special aunt, Bonnie Barrick; nieces and nephews, Kyle S. Hopkins, Anna M. Hopkins, Ashley N. Wood, Collin J. Mason and Molly C. Hopkins; great nephew, Rylee Baker and first cousins, Larry Barrick and Sheila Wood.
Pallbearers will be Larry Barrick, Kyle Hopkins, Collin Mason, Don Hopkins, Marty Burner, Paul Richardson and Dean Minnick.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 7-8:30 p.m. at Wakeman’s Grove Church.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Humane Society of Shenandoah County, P.O. Box 173, Woodstock, VA 22664 or Assateague Island National Seashore, Attn: Trish Kicklighter, 7206 National Seashore Lane, Berlin, MD 21811.