Originally created 03/06/02

Mrs. Lena Wood (EVANS, Ga.)



EVANS, Ga.- Entered into rest March 4, 2002, at St. Joseph Hospital, Mrs. Lena Braddy Wood, 93, of Augusta. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 7, 2002 at Platts Crawford Avenue Chapel with Rev. Ellis Moore officiating. Burial will follow in Westover Memorial Park. Survivors include her daughters, Mrs. Betty W. Jones and Mrs. Helen W. Landing, both of Augusta; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. A native of Glascock County, Mrs. Wood was the daughter of the late Elbert Braddy and the late Josephine Hawkins Braddy. She was a longtime resident of Augusta and was a faithful member of Baker Woods Baptist Church where she was also a member of the Dorcas Sunday School Class. Serving as pallbearers will be Randall Jones, Jack L. Dugan, Leonard Dye, Larry P. Dye, Jerry B. Due and Edward Braddy. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be the members of the Dorcas Sunday School Class at Baker Woods Baptist Church. If so desired, memorials may be made to Baker Woods Baptist Church, 470 Furys Ferry Road, Augusta, GA. 30909. The family will receive friends at the funeral home tonight, Wednesday, from 7 to 9. Platts Funeral Home, 721 Crawford Ave., Augusta; (706) 733-3636. Augusta Chronicle-March 6, 2002