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Visitation

Rose & Graham Funeral Home, Benson
Tuesday May 26th, 2020
9:00am - 12:00pm

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Graveside Service

Stones Creek Advent Christian Church Cemetery
Tuesday May 26th, 2020
2:00pm

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Shirley Wheeler Wood

Benson: Mrs. Shirley Wheeler Wood, age 83, of 6510 NC HWY 96 S. died Saturday, May 23, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. A Graveside Service will be 2:00 pm Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at Stones Creek Advent Christian Church Cemetery. Revs. Scott Johnson and Doug Abel will officiate.             Mrs. Wood was born October 11, 1936 in Johnston County to the late James Woodrow and Eva Dunn Wheeler. She was preceded in death by her husband, Waylon B. Wood; daughter, Linda Wood Medlin; and sister, Melba Lee. Mrs. Wood was a retired nurse and a member of Stones Creek Advent Christian Church, where she was a member of the choir and WHFM Society for many years.             Surviving include, daughter and son-in-law, Debbie W. and David Lee; son and daughter-in-law, Danny Wayne and Teresa Wood all of Benson; grandchildren, Dennis Medlin, Jeremy Medlin, Alex Wood and Sarah Wood; seven great-grandchildren; brother, Willard Wheeler and wife, Peggy of Benson; many nieces and nephews.            Mrs. Wood will be available for viewing, and you will be able to sign the register book on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 from 9:00 AM-12:00 Noon at Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson. The family will not be present during this time. The family will be present other times at Mrs. Wood’s home.                           Due to the current health concerns the family understands if you are not able to join them for the services. Your thoughts and prayers are appreciated.           Flowers are welcomed; however, memorials may be sent to Stones Creek Advent Christian Church, Building Fund or Operation Christmas Child, c/o Phyllis Barefoot, 64 Wood's Crossroads Rd, Benson, NC  27504.              Arrangements by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Benson, NC

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So sorry for your loss. We have always thought a lot of Shirley.

Levon and Evelyn May 27 2020 12:00 AM

To Danny and the Wood family.I was very saddened to learn of your Mothers passing. Please convey my prayers and heartfelt condolences to the family.

Leroy Adams May 27 2020 12:00 AM

Debbie, Danny and families, so sorry to learn of your mother's passing. I have many fond memories of her while growing up at Stones Creek and going to your house. I will be praying for God to give you strength and comfort in the days ahead. Love to you all!

Donna Dunn Barefoot May 26 2020 12:00 AM

I'm so sorry for your loss. Mrs. Shirley was a great neighbor, especially when Daddy was so sick and at his passing. She will be greatly missed. My prayers and thoughts are with the family at this time.

Diane B Godwin May 26 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Shirley Wood

Ed and Carol Jernigan May 26 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Shirley Wood

Helen and Don Stewart May 26 2020 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers from Beth and Curtis Lee.

Curtis Lee May 26 2020 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. Mrs. Shirley was always such a sweetheart. Hugs and prayers to you all.

Pam Evans Hardister May 25 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Shirley Wood

Rayford & Wanda Parker May 25 2020 12:00 AM

Had the pleasure of teaching Shirley in nursing school. She was a great student, a fabulous nurse, and a wonderful person. I am blessed to have known her and call her my friend. Prayers of support to all the family.

Kay (Parker) Lanier May 25 2020 12:00 AM

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