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Moody Funeral Sevices, Inc. Stuart Location
Sunday November 7th, 2021
2:00pm - 4:00pm

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Celebration of Life

Moody Funeral Sevices, Inc. Stuart Location
Sunday November 7th, 2021
4:00pm

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Connie Turner Wood

Mrs. Connie Turner Wood, age 69, of Woolwine passed away on Friday, October 29, 2021, at her home. She was born on December 3, 1951, in Radford, Virginia to the late Ralph W. Turner and Lillian Conner Turner. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her grandson, Jesse Wood Sheppard. Connie retired from the United States Postal Service as Postmaster with 35 years of service. She had a distinguished career, winning many awards. She was a member of the National Association of Postmasters of the United States, where she served as secretary/treasurer of the Virginia Chapter of NAPUS. She was a member of Woolwine United Methodist Church. She served many years as a Girl Scout leader. Connie was known for her flare for scrapbooking, enthusiasm for genealogy, stamp collecting, passion for camping and traveling, and especially her wonderful cooking. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Mrs. Wood is survived by her devoted husband of 54 years, Benny Wood of the home; two children, Wendy Sheppard and Justin Wood, all of Woolwine; two grandchildren, Sarah Sheppard (Auztin Parrott) and Kirstin Wood; one great-grandchild, Hazel Parrott; one sister, Stephanie Martin (Terry) of Woolwine; brother-in-law, Ronnie Wood (Peggy) of Winston Salem, North Carolina; her beloved dog and constant companion, Emma; and nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life service for Mrs. Wood will be held on Sunday, November 7, 2021, at Moody Funeral Home Chapel at 4:00 p.m. with Pastor Shaun Draughn officiating. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service on Sunday at the Funeral Home. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Jesse Wood Sheppard Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Stuart Rotary Club, P.O. Box 562, Stuart, VA 24171. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.moodyfuneralservices.com.


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Guestbook

A candle was lit in memory of Connie Wood

Margaret Jenkins Rakes Nov 7 2021 10:53 PM

Sorry to hear of the passing of your loved one. May the memories you have bring you peace and comfort during this difficult time.
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Shirley Tatum Nov 7 2021 11:20 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Connie Wood

Shirley Tatum Nov 7 2021 8:51 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Connie Wood

Caroline Pilson Nov 6 2021 11:20 PM

Im deeply saddened to hear this news.Comnie you were always so good to me and have me a chance at a great career career. I enjoyed working with you and for you an amazing boss and friend. Prayers go out to all the family Benny, Justin and Wendy ! Prayers for each and all you guys. Connie will be missed...Praying for all you guys..

Lisa Belcher Nov 6 2021 7:47 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Connie Wood

William L CLARK Nov 5 2021 5:57 PM

Prayers to the family for strength sustained by faith and wonderful memories of a sweet lady.

Charlie and Carol Moser Nov 4 2021 10:09 PM

Thoughts and Prayers for Connie Woods family. My daughter Lisa Belcher was postmaster and worked with Connie a long time. So so sorry to see this in today's paper. Prayers

Elaine Mullins an Lisa Belcher Nov 4 2021 4:25 PM

Benny & family - we are so sorry to hear of Connie's passing. Thoughts and Prayers are with you all during this difficult time. God Bless you all!

Mark & Patricia Hall Nov 4 2021 10:10 AM

Benny, I'm so sad to hear of Connie's passing. Although I didn't know her well, I know she was a wonderful person. My deepest sympathy.

Brenda Nowlin Nov 3 2021 5:24 PM

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