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Obituaries for Jan. 16, 2008

Wednesday, January 16, 2008

Carlos B. Woods, 86, of Tiptonville, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008 at his residence.

He was a retired employee of Tennessee State Parks, an active member of Crockett Chapel United Methodist Church, a World War II Army veteran serving in the Pacific Theatre where he received the Purple Heart medal.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Tiptonville Chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home with the Rev. Marita Burkeen officiating. Burial will be in Crockett Chapel Cemetery.

The family will receive visitors at 5:30-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Survivors include his wife, of 66 years, Mary Virginia Woods; two daughters, Martha Jean Woods and Sarah Woods, both of Tiptonville; and a granddaughter, Autumn Leigh Woods.

He was preceded in death by a son, Bobby Woods.

Pallbearers will be Dr. Ron Corum, Jerry Simmons, Eddie Cain, Glenn Rogers, Todd Rogers and Jerry Hall. Honorary pallbearers will be Hershel Runions, Jimmy King, Donnie Reed and John Bass.