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Forest Lawn Cemetery
Saturday March 20th, 2021

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Larry Wayne Wood

Larry Wayne Wood, 75, of 155 Greenbriar Drive, went home to be with The Lord, Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at his home in Reidsville after a long and courageous battle with cancer. A graveside service will be held at 12:00pm Noon Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Forest Lawn Cemetery with Rev. Mark Christy officiating. Please consider the family and remember social distancing and wear a mask. Larry was born in Horsepasture, VA and was the son of the late Wayne and Vera Wood. He was a longtime and faithful member of Mt. Pisgah United Methodist Church. Larry worked as a computer programmer with Karastan Rugs with over 30 years of service. He was an avid golfing and bowling enthusiast and enjoyed watching the races with his family. Larry was well known by his family and friends for his excellent cooking skills. Along with his parents, Larry was also preceded in death by his wife, Lelia McMichael Wood; daughter Crystal Dawn Wood; sister Linda Cruise; and brother Ronnie Wood. Larry is survived by his children Michael Wood and wife Sara and Melissa Wood; grandchildren Jamie, Eliza, Johnnie and Emma; brothers Leon Wood and wife Glenda and Bobby Wood and wife Anna; longtime companion Geraldine Strader and a large extended family. Memorial contributions may be made to Crystal Dawn Wood Scholarship Fund, C/O UNCG, PO Box 26170, Greensboro, NC 27402-6170 or Mt. Pisgah United Methodist Church, 2600 Pisgah Church Road, Greensboro, NC 27455.

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Very kind man...a truly nice guy! 1

Wayne Seymour Mar 20 2021 5:51 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry Wood

Donna Evans Handy Mar 20 2021 11:37 AM

Prayers for you Geraldine and all of the family .. I only met Larry one time when him and Geraldine came to my home to buy a rug .. I was so very impressed with them both and found out Geraldine new my family .. I know how hard grief is on the ones left behind ... prayers to you all ... :pray::skin-tone-2::pray::skin-tone-2::pray::skin-tone-2::pray::skin-tone-2:

Jean Lucy Mar 18 2021 3:17 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry Wood

Alexis Kirkman Mar 18 2021 1:43 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry Wood

JoeBecky Martin Mar 18 2021 1:35 PM

We were best friends in High School and we always sat together at Class Reunions. Larry will be missed. He was one of the good guys. Condolences to the family.

Doug Barnes Mar 18 2021 12:48 PM

We were so sorry to hear of the death of Larry. It was a pleasure to get to know him. He was a good person to work with. He and Lelia were the salt of the earth. He will be missed by many. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. With love, Clay and Penny Barham

Clay & Penny Barham Mar 18 2021 11:14 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry Wood

Karen Lasley Mar 18 2021 10:54 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry Wood

Dee Faucette Earl Mar 18 2021 10:08 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Larry Wood

RUTH MOSLEY Mar 18 2021 9:57 AM

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