Jean Wood, age 83, of Dawson Springs, KY, passed away on Sunday, August 28, 2016 at Baptist Hospital in Madisonville, Kentucky. Mrs. Wood was born on March 24, 1933 in Madisonville, KY to the late Theodore Arthur Hobgood and Gertha Howton Hobgood. She worked for more than 43 years for the State of Kentucky 23 years for the Department of Forestry. Mrs. Wood was a 1951 graduate of Dawson Springs High School and was a member of First Baptist Church of Dawson Springs.
Mrs. Wood is survived by a daughter ~ Karen (Thomas Conder) Wood-Conder of Fairview, TN.
Preceding Mrs. Wood in death are her parents; her husband ~ Mitchell Olus Wood and a sister ~ Pauline Hobgood.
Visitation for Mrs. Jean Wood will be on Tuesday, August 30, 2016 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Beshear Funeral Home and on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 from 8:00 AM until the funeral hour at 11:00 AM with the Rev. David Fambrough officiating. Burial will follow in Rosedale Cemetery in Dawson Springs, KY.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to:
American Cancer Society
P.O. Box 22478
Oklahoma City, OK 73123
First Baptist Church Building Fund
960 Industrial Park Rd.
Dawson Springs, KY 42408
Hopkins County Humane Society
319 Dulin Street
Madisonville, KY 42431