Originally created 11/27/98

Mr. W.E. Wood



BARNWELL, S.C. -- Mr. W.E. "Dink" Wood, 81, died Thursday, Nov. 26, 1998.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Mole Funeral Home with the Revs. Byron Edens, Ricky Creech, Stan Statham and John Nixon officiating. Burial will be in Siloam United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Mr. Wood, a native of Barnwell County, had retired as a police officer after 35 years with the Barnwell Sheriff's Department and the Barnwell Police Department. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Owena Walker Wood; a son, Wilbur Wood, Barnwell; two daughters, Martha W. Creech and Janie W. Kearse, both of Barnwell; and eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Palmetto Health Hospice, P.O. Box 1123, Bamberg, SC 29003.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.