HELEN RUTH HEARN WOOD, 87, died Tuesday, July 19. She was born August 11, 1928 to Reverend L.S. Hearn and Minnie Lee Coleman Hearn. She married David Wood February 14, 1958.
She is preceded in death by her husband, David Wood, a daughter, Pamela Wood, two sons, James Rutledge and Robert Rutledge, and one sister, Hazel Dedmon.
She is survived by her daughters Diane (Jerry) Steward, and Susan (Phillip) Babin; son Andrew (Lisa) Wood, eight grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren; two sisters, Carolyn (Murl) Bailey and Ann Louie Wages and a host of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Friday, July 22 beginning at 12:30p.m. until service time, 2:00 p.m. at the Bethlehem United Methodist Church with Reverend Jeff Lawrence officiating. Burial will be in Ecru Cemetery.