Arleigh A. Wood Obituary

Arleigh A. Wood, Sr., 80, of Waynesburg R. D. 6, died at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 21, 1982, in Greene County Memorial Hospital. He had been ill for the past three years.

He was born January 16, 1902, in Bristoria, a son of Marian and Orpha Cooper Wood.

Mr. Wood had lived most of his life in the Waynesburg area. He retired after 42 years as an employee of Hoge's Bakery in Waynesburg. He had been a driver for the bakery and had worked in the plant.

Mr. Wood was a member of the First Christian Church in Waynesburg and the Men's Bible Class of the church.

He was the last member of his immediate family.

On June 19, 1926, he married Minnie Martin, who survives.

Surviving in addition to his wife are one daughter, Jennie Mae Wood, at home; one son, Arleigh A. Wood Jr., of Waynesburg; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. A son, Donald, five brothers, Paul, Elbin, Howard, Randall and Jona Wood, and one sister, Ruth Wood, are deceased.

WOOD - Friends of Arleigh A. Wood Sr., of Waynesburg R. D. 6, who died Sunday, March 21, 1982, will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday in the Behm Funeral Homes Inc., 182 West High Street, Waynesburg, where services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 25, with the Rev. Kenneth Thomas officiating. Burial in Rosemont Cemetery.

Newspaper obituary, date and source unknown (Greene County, PA)

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