Bernice Brown Wood (LINCOLNTON, Ga.)

Chief Petty Officer - USN Retired

LINCOLNTON, Ga. - Mrs. Bernice Brown Wood, 74, died Saturday, October 2nd at Lake Crossing Health Care, Appling. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, October 5th at 2 o'clock p.m. at Loco Baptist Church with Rev. Kenneth Jones officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Mrs. Wood, daughter of the late Robert Lee and Loree Paradise Brown, was born in Lincoln County and was a retired seamstress. She was a member of Loco Baptist Church where she had taught the Senior Adult Sunday School Class until her health failed. Her daughter, Judy Thornton, and brothers, George Lee and Edmund Brown preceded her in death. Survivors: Husband: Carl E. Wood, Jr.; Sons: Bernard Steve Goldman, Lincolnton; James C. "Kirk" Goldman, Tyrone, Ga.; Robert H. "Bobby" Goldman, Flowery Branch, Ga.; William Allen Goldman; Daughter: Julia Binner, Lincolnton; Stepchildren: Donna Parks, Billy Wood, both of Covington, and Carol Wood, Toccoa; 19 Grandchildren; 16 Great- Grandchildren; 1 Great- great grandchild. Please visit www.beggsfuneral and sign the guestbook. The family will receive friends from 6pm-8pm on Monday evening at Beggs Funeral Home, 200 May Ave., Lincolnton, GA 30817. (706) 359-4117. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-October 4, 2010