Harold Leo Woods, 73, of Russell, went to be with the Lord Friday, April 14, 2017, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.
Mr. Woods was born May 16, 1943, in Greenup, a son of the late Homer and Essie Sturgil Woods.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Cecil Woods; and one sister, Shirley Trippette.
Mr. Woods retired from C&O Railroad as an engineer. He was a member of Old Steen Baptist Church, Iron City Car Club and a Freemason.
Harold is survived by his wife, Darlene M. Woods of Russell; two sons, H. Mitchell Woods and John Marvin Woods; one daughter, Vonda Kaye Myers; two sisters, Nora Woods and Rose Ann Edwards; five brothers, Homer Ishmel, Gary Woods, James Floyd, John Woods and Norman Woods; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 22, 2017, at Melvin Cemetery in Wurtland.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Harold's memory to Community Hospice, 1480 Central Ave., Ashland, KY 41101.
Evans Funeral Home in Raceland is in charge of arrangements.
Published on  April 19, 2017