Harry Burton Wood

January 27, 1951 ~ November 19, 2023 (age 72) 72 Years Old
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Harry Wood Obituary

Harry Burton Wood Sr., 72 of Ashford, WV departed this life on November 19, 2023 at his residence.

He was born January 27, 1951 in Milburn, WV the son of the late Harry T. Wood and Lucille Wood.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandparents, Eli L. Wood, Irena Wood, James I McGinnis, and Alifair Cook McGinnis; son, Timmy Dean Wood; sister, Fay Wood Fennimore; granddaughter, Nikki Brook Anderson; and father and mother-in-law, James R. Webb and Sadie White Webb.

Harry enjoyed playing music, he could play any instrument and loved playing gospel music and singing at many churches for years. Many souls were saved by his music. Harry enjoyed teaching music, he loved being around his family; he had so many friends that he loved dearly and enjoyed playing music with. He loved setting by the riverside watching the fish and taking rides to his home place often which was Mossy Oak Hill, that is now a historical land site. Harry enjoyed cutting down trees, chopping wood, being out doors, building things, and fishing when he had time.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Helen Louise Wood of Ashford, WV; daughters, Sadie Lucille (Adam) Anderson and Nancy Michelle (Ronnie) Owen; son, Harry Burton Wood Jr.; grandchild, Lilly faith Owen; step-grandchildren, Caleb Matthew Anderson and Joshua Adam Anderson; sisters, Emma Freeman and Linda Laws; and brothers, Ronnie (Jeryl) Wood, Johnny (Marci) Wood, and Jimmy Wood.

Visitation will be on Friday, November 24, 2023 from 12:00 to 1:00pm at the Spencer Methodist Church.

Services will be held at 1:00pm, Friday, November 24, 2023 at the church with Roger McCauley officiating. Burial will follow at the Danville Memorial Park.

Pallbearers will be Shane Cook, Harry Wood Jr., Ronnie Wood, Johnny Wood, Ronnie Owen, Josh Holstein, and Wendell Cook.

Freeman Funeral Home, Chapmanville, WV is in charge of the arrangements.

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November 24, 2023

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Spencer Methodist Church

Funeral Service
November 24, 2023

1:00 PM
Spencer Methodist Church


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