Myrtle Marie Wood

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Myrtle Marie Wood, 92, of Eagle Rock, passed away on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. She was born on Nov. 4, 1923, daughter of Albert and Jettie (Roberts) Lincecum, in Advance, Mo. She married Donald Clarence Wood in California. They were married for 59 years when he passed away in 2008.

She was a homemaker. She taught Sunday school, was a helper in Girl Scouts, and volunteered her time at her children's school when needed. She worked as a nurse's aid for 29 years.

She was of the Baptist faith and was a member of the Roaring River Baptist Church in Eagle Rock.

Survivors include: one son, John Wood, of Eagle Rock; one daughter, Leslie Seabaugh, of Eagle Rock; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to the Roaring River Baptist Church and entrusted to the White Funeral Home and Crematory, P.O. Box 890, Cassville, MO 65625.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Norman, Orville, and Emorey.

Graveside services were held Friday at Oak Hill Cemetery, Cassville, with Pastor Charlie Lauderdale officiating.

Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville.