Garry Wayne Wood, 71, of Hendersonville passed away on Monday, January 13, 2020 at the Brian Center following a brief illness. He was the son of the late Andrew Jones and Alphadean Coyle Wood. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Phyllis Wood Hedges.
Garry was drafted and served in US Army earning a trip overseas to serve in Germany. After the service, he returned home to Mount Sterling Kentucky. He married Patricia Ann Blevins (Patty) and started his family and career there. He worked for Rockwell International for 23 years and later started a landscaping business. After the landscaping business was closed, he worked for other local businesses in various roles, and began his retirement after employment with Hunter Automotive Group. Garry was a member of First Baptist Church, Hendersonville, NC. He enjoyed fishing, ice cream and most of all spending time with his family.
Survivors include his loving wife, Patricia Ann Blevins Wood; two sons, Patrick Wood and wife Tiffany, Jon Wood and wife Kim; five grandchildren, Sheldon, Bailey, Nolan, Ezra and Lila; a sister, Connie Wood Mann and husband Johnny; brother, Tommy Wood and wife Teresa; brother-in-law, Danny Hedges; and several nieces and nephews.
A service for celebrating the life of Garry Wood will be held Sunday, February 2, at 2:00 pm in the Fellowship Hall at First Baptist Church in Hendersonville. Pastor Steve Scoggins will officiate the service, which will be followed by a reception. All that wish to visit are warmly invited to attend.