The Rev. Woods died Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012.
Born March 1, 1930, in Lumpkin County, he was a son of the late Miles and Woodie Lee Sisk Woods. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by several brothers and sisters.
The Rev. Woods was the founder and former pastor of Bible Landmark Church in Cornelia, where he served for 25 years. He was a pastor and an evangelist for a total of 60 years. The Rev. Woods was also a retired school bus driver for the Habersham County School System. He enjoyed traveling, playing his guitar, singing and spending time with his grandchildren.
Surviving are his wife, Barbara Brown Woods of Clarkesville; sons and daughters-in-law, Jimmy and Phyllis Woods of Dahlonega, Jeff and LaDawn Woods of Dahlonega, Chris and Holly Woods of Clarkesville; sons, Johnny Woods of Dahlonega and Patrick Woods of Clarkesville; daughters and sons-in-law, JoAnn and Joe Labermayer of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., Anita and Shane Thacker of Sparta, Tenn., Sabrina and Gregg Moore of Clarkesville and Daisy Woods of Clarkesville; brothers, Carson Woods of Dahlonega and J.C. and Betty Wood of Blue Ridge; 17 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. today, Oct. 24, and Thursday.
An online guest register is available and may be viewed at mcgaheegriffinandstewart.com.
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of arrangements.
The Northeast Georgian
October 24, 2012