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Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Thursday October 14th, 2021
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Friday October 15th, 2021

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Nettie Alverson Woods

Nettie Winfred Alverson Woods, 96, of Reidsville took Jesus by the hand to walk her last mile into Glory on 10/08/2021.

A funeral service will be held at Wilkerson Funeral Home on Friday, October 15, 2021 at 2 PM with Dr. Terry Lawson and Rev. Daniel Pittman officiating. The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Thursday at Wilkerson Funeral Home and other times at the home of her granddaughter, Sonja Cassell at 240 Shadowood Lane, Reidsville, NC 27320. Nettie will be laid to rest beside her sweetheart at Reidlawn Cemetery on Barnes Street in Reidsville.

Nettie was the eldest of 5 children of the late Uel Henry and Dora Ardenia London Alverson and grew up in Oregon Hill Community of Ruffin, NC. Nettie was a longtime member of New Heights Baptist Church in Reidsville, NC.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Elbert Lee Woods; infant twins, Uel Joseph and Melissa Ardenia Woods; brother, Hunter Eldridge Alverson and sister Dorothy Smith.

Left to cherish Nettie’s memory are her children, Elbert Wayne and wife Mary Woods of Greensboro; daughters, Shelia Corum and husband Frankie of the home; Sonia Denise Hill and husband William of Sanford; 8 grandchildren, 23 great Grandchildren; 11 great great grandchildren; sisters, Barbara Harrell of Cary and Jean Nelson of Oak Ridge along with numerous nieces, nephews and a loving extended family.

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So sorry for your loss. May God comfort and give you peace in the days ahead. Becky Shelton Martin

Becky Martin Oct 15 2021 9:53 PM

So sorry hear about your loss praying for the family God bless you all

Christy Rickman Cook Oct 15 2021 2:41 PM

Nettie was a sweet lady, there was never a time I saw her that she wasn't smiling. She always made me feel like family. Praying for you all.

Teresa Worley Oct 15 2021 4:30 AM

So Sorry for your loss
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Corleah Marie Rickman Oct 15 2021 2:21 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nettie Woods

Leta Robles Oct 14 2021 8:40 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Nettie Woods

Anne French Oct 13 2021 10:50 AM

She was a precious lady and will be deeply missed. Thoughts and prayers for you all. Love, Thomas and Deborah

deborah nelson Oct 11 2021 10:52 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nettie Woods

Renee Caulder Oct 11 2021 10:41 AM

Praying for family

Barbara m walker Oct 11 2021 9:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nettie Woods

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