Edith 'Edie' H. Wood

Edith 'Edie' H. Wood

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Mary Edith “Edie” Holt Wood, 76, widow of Milton Eugene “Gene” Wood, resident of Greer, SC, died Friday, October 19, 2018 at Greenville Memorial Hospital.


A native of the Beech Creek Community in Wayne County, Tennessee, she was a daughter of the late Grady Elmer Holt and Velma Viola Davis Holt, a graduate of Frank Hughes High School 1960, a surgical technician, owner of Edie’s Florist, a retiree of Sagem Lucas, a Christian and member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.


Surviving are four sons, Jeff and Eric Wood both of Greer, Greg Deese of Charleston and Brian Deese of Waynesboro, Tennessee; one brother, Elmer Holt of Greer, SC; five grandchildren, Jennifer Wood, Jeffrey Wood, Parker Wood, Dylan Wood and Spencer Deese; and two great-grandchildren, Hunter Deese and Matthew Deese.


She was also predeceased by sisters, Lena Evelyn Holt and Vera Irene Holt.


Funeral services were held 4 p.m. Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. Todd Johnson.  Burial followed in the Mountain View Cemetery.


Visitation was held 2:30-3:45 p.m. Sunday at the church prior to the service.


The family is at the home.


Memorials made be made to Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, 1002 S. Buncombe Road, Greer, SC  29651.


Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.


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