Mrs. Billie S. Wood
BOSSIER CITY, LA – Services celebrating the life of Billie S. Wood will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, February 29, 2016 at Hill Crest Memorial Chapel with Rev. Calvin Hubbard and Rev. Billy Pierce officiating. Interment will follow at Hill Crest Memorial Park. The family will be receiving friends for visitation at 2:00 pm prior to the service at the funeral home.
Mrs. Wood was born November 1, 1929 in Hugo, OK to Oscar Calvin Cole and Louise Meredith Cole and passed away on February 24, 2016 at Christus Highland Medical Center, Shreveport, LA.
Left to cherish her memory are her husband of 68 years, Harvey L. Wood; two sons: Jerry L. Wood and Ricky G. Wood; one daughter, Vickie A. Warnock and her husband Buddy; one granddaughter, Christina W. Hughes and her husband Stephen; one grandson, Jeremy D. Wood; two great grandchildren: Dillion C. Hughes and Alexandria C. Hughes; one brother, Gene C. Cole and one sister, Mona Jo Linville, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, countless friends and loved ones.
Mrs. Wood retired from South Central Bell on September 30, 1982 after 32 years of service in the Central Ticket Investigating Office and retired from American Air Conditioning and Heating Company in 2003 after 17 years of service to stay home to take care of her mother, Louise M. Cole.
Mrs. Wood was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, friend and a Godly Christian woman.
She was a lifetime member of Barksdale Baptist Church, Bossier City, LA where she served in numerous positions until she became ill this year.
She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.
The family would like to express their thanks to the nurses and staff of Christus Highland ER staff; the nurses and staff of Colonial Oaks Guest Care Center and the nurses and staff of WK-Bossier Health Center, Step Down Floor.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Reveal God’s Plan Fund of Barksdale Baptist Church, Bossier City, LA; The American Heart Association or charity of your choice .
Condolences may be shared and the guestbook may be signed online at www.hillcrestmemorialfh.com.
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