|Birth: ||Jan. 24, 1926|
|Death: ||Apr. 21, 2010|
South Carolina, USA
Funeral services celebrating the life of Denzil G. "Hap" Wood, 84, of Greer, S.C., formerly of Davenport, Iowa, will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 26, 2010, at the Cunnick-Collins Mortuary Chapel in Davenport. Burial will follow at Davenport Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will greet friends on Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. at the mortuary. Mr. Wood died on Wednesday, April 21, 2010, at The Gardens at Eastside Assisted Living, Greenville, S.C.
Denzil Glenn Wood was born on January 24, 1926, in Goodman, Mo., the youngest son of Jim and Martha (Parman) Wood. Following his high school graduation, he enlisted in the United States Navy where he served during World War II. He married Mary Lou Clark in Oswego, Kan., in 1946. She preceded him in death on July 11, 1997. Mr. Wood worked for many years for the former Iowana Farms Dairy as a delivery man. He later worked as a security guard at Scott County Court House, before retiring and moving to South Carolina in 1994. Hap enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and gardening.
Survivors include two daughters, Janis (Tom) Gow, of Greer, and Deb (Norm) Dvorak, of Davenport; four sons, Ron (Jan) Wood, of Prosperity, S.C., Dennis Wood, of Dallas, Texas, Terry Wood, of Ft. Myers, Fla., and Randy (Gail) Wood, of Davenport; 15 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.
In addition to his wife Mary, Hap was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, a sister and a grandson.
In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made in his memory to the Alzheimer's Association or to a favorite charity.
Online condolences and memories may be left to the family at Cunnick-Collins.com.
Davenport Memorial Park
Created by: Karen Wood
Record added: Apr 24, 2010
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