Geraldine "Jerri" Wood, died Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Bridgewater Va. She was born in Charleston WV and was a 1947 graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School, Beckley. She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 yrs, Earl J. Wood; her sister, Janet Coffman; and her brother, Lindy Bowling.
She is survived by her three children, Stephen Wood (Laura) of Louisville, Ky., Pamela McDevitt (Edd) of Charleston, WV and Patricia Burlingame (Peter) of St. Thomas, USVI; five grandchildren, Matthew Wood, Sarah Wood, Kaitlin McDevitt, Anne O'Donohugh and Gwen McDevitt; and six great-grandchildren. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
Service will be 2 p.m. Sunday, July 20 at Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Beckley with burial to follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley. Friends may gather with the family one hour prior at the funeral home.
Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive, Beckley is in charge of the arrangements.