Obituary for Douglas Wayne Wood, Sr. | Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Service


Douglas Wayne Wood, Sr.

November 27, 1945 ~ February 1, 2018 (age 72)

Douglas Wayne Wood, Sr., 72, passed peacefully February 1, 2018 with his family by his side.

Funeral Services celebrating his life will be held 2:00PM Saturday February 3, 2018 at the Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel. Interment will follow in Mt. Gur Cemetery.

A native of Front Royal, Virginia, Wayne was the son of the late Verdie Lee Whitmer and Henry Russell Wood. In addition to his parents, he also was preceded in death by his sister Barbara Lou Berry, a grandchild, and a nephew.

Wayne served his country with the US Army. He was retired from Lowes Home Improvement as Leadership Team Builder. He enjoyed golf, woodworking, his family especially his grandchildren.

Survivors include his daughters Catie McNair and Jay of Little Elm, Texas, and Bethany Lankford and Bradley of Lewisville; sons Douglas Wayne Wood, Jr. and Holly of Wesley Chapel, Florida, and Justin Wood and Noah of Thomasville; grandchildren Coen, Sawyer, Zoe, Erin, and Aidan; sister Margaret
A. Ireson and Wayne; brothers Russell Gibson Wood and Carol, and Robert Lee Wood and Pon; and numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

The family will visit with friends from 1:00PM until time for the service Saturday at the funeral home.

Friends and family may sign, and view the guestbook at

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Northwest NC Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.

The family expresses sincere thanks to the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice staff for all their care for Wayne. 

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