James David "Jim" Wood (72) of Flora


Published on December 29 2012 9:03 pm

James David "Jim" Wood, 72, of Flora died at 9:30pm Friday, December 28, 2012 at the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs Home in Anna.

Graveside services will be Friday, January 4 at 10:30am at Shouse Chapel Cemetery in rurral Bible Grove with military rites at the graveside.  Memorials to DAV Chapter #80.

He was born April 19, 1940 in Clay County, the son of Paul L. Wood and Laura (Grove) Wood.  He was a farmer and a member of Louisville United Methodist Church and the VFW.

Survivors include sisters, Barbara Phelps of Carbondale, Joan Wooden of East Moline, Mary Jane Fester of Godfrey and Virginia Behrens of Newburgh, Oregon...along with nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents...two brothers, Paul L. Wood, Jr. and John Wood...and sisters, Margaret A. Wood and Elizabeth Fordyce.