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Rev. Curtis Woods
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Funeral services for the Rev. Curtis Woods, 82, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 26, at Bethesda Fellowship Church with the Rev. John Graham, the Rev. Ronald Hooper, the Rev. Leon Thompson and the Rev. Wayne Powers officiating. Burial will follow in Yonah Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Neal Hadaway and the Rev. Carl Hester officiating.

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

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of arrangements.

The Northeast Georgian

October 24, 2012