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- Published on 22 June 2011
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Funeral services for Heston Wood, age 93 of Mount Vernon, will be at 10 a.m. today, Thursday, June 23, 2011 at Harvey Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in the Midway Cemetery with Rev. Tom Campbell and Rev. Holley Clay officiating.
Mr. Wood was born Jan. 21, 1918 in Winters, Tex., to Charles Wood and Mary Wood. He was married to Nola Mae Jones Wood. He went home to be with the Lord on June 20, 2011.
He is survived by a daughter, Delores Clay and son-in law, Holley Clay of Mount Vernon; a son, Daniel Wood and daughter-in-law, Cathey of Vidor; four sisters, Ila Mae Sullivan of Whiteface, Lavinia Aley of Carthage, Virginia Powell of Carthage, and Ruth Roland of Michigan; a brother, Billy Parr Wood of Alexandria, La.; five grandchildren, Ed Crawford of Rosebud, Ark., Joe Crawford of Greenville, Elise McKinney Easley of Longview, Kerri McKinney Abbott of Lubbock, and Justin Wood of Vidor; seven great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife; brothers, Vernon Wood, Abilene, Alvis & Allen Wood, Vidor. Members of his family will serve as pallbearers.