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Vernie Wood

Benson, NC: Mrs. Vernie May Wood, age 76, passed away on Sunday, April 12, 2020 at UNC Johnston Health in Smithfield.  A Private Graveside Service will be held at the Morgan-Wood Family Cemetery. Rev. Randy Beasley will officiate.                 Mrs. Wood was born on November 29, 1943 in Johnston County. She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin A. “Teny” Wood and her maternal grandparents, Raymond and Hettie Jackson.  Mrs. Wood was a retired seamstress and was a member of Lee’s Grove Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church, Dunn, NC.                  Surviving include her daughters, Norma Jean Wood; Linda Wood Benson and husband, Gary all of Benson; sons, Tony Melvin Wood and wife, Mattie of Four Oaks and Johnnie Dean Wood and wife, Amber of Virginia Beach; three very special grandchildren, Randy Wood, Logan Wood and Ryan Osborne.                    In lieu of flowers; the family suggests memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, Johnston County Chapter, 8300 Health Park Drive, Suite 10, Raleigh, NC 27615.             Due to the current health concerns the family understands you are not able to join them for the graveside service. Your thoughts and prayers are appreciated. The Graveside Service will be available for viewing on the funeral home’s website. www.roseandgraham.com                         Arrangements by Rose and Graham Funeral Home in Benson, NC

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Tony and family, We are deeply sorry for the loss of your mother. Prayers for comfort for you all

Don and Helen Stewart Apr 22 2020 12:00 AM

My deepest condolences and prayers for your family.

Wendy Parker Apr 15 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Vernie Wood

Karen Jackson Walker Apr 15 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Vernie Wood

Cathy Beasley Blanton Apr 15 2020 12:00 AM

Miss Vernie May was a sweet lady. She will be missed by many. Your family has always been special to our family. You all are in my prayers. Love y'all, Connie Johnson Bass

Connie Johnson Bass Apr 14 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Vernie Wood

Wanda Johnson Apr 14 2020 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to hear about your mom, Linda. Prayers for you and your family!

Wanda Wheeler Apr 13 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers are with you all. Carol and Jeremy

Carol Naquin Apr 13 2020 12:00 AM

Jean,Linda,Tony and Johnny so sorry to hear about your Mom. I remember her from over 30 to 40 years ago when youll use to visit Mr Graham and Ms Evelyn Creech. I stayed across the road from them, i have also visited your house with them. Your Mother was always a sweet lady.

Carol Worley Hodge Apr 13 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Vernie Wood

Jackie Beal Apr 13 2020 12:00 AM

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