Jeffery Neil Wood, 62, of Cave Spring, died Monday evening, December 18, 2017, in a Rome nursing facility following an extended illness.

Mr. Wood was born in Anniston, Alabama on July 5, 1955, a son of Mrs. Barbara Cotton Wood and the late J. H. “Bud” Wood. Mr. Wood was a member of the Providence Baptist Church, and was a construction and farm worker for most of his life.

Mr. Wood was preceded in death by his father, J. H. “Bud” Wood, on January 14, 2014.

Mr. Wood is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Jennifer House, and her husband, John, of Plainville, and Ms. Amy Wood, of Rome, and by his mother, Mrs. Barbara Wood, of Cave Spring. Five grandchildren, Jeffery House, Jazmine House, Bill House, Cain House, and Marissa Hill; two brothers, Anthony Wood, and his wife, Patsy, of Centre, and Tracy Wood, and his wife Misty, of Silver Creek; two sisters, Mrs. Diane Smith, and her husband, Roy of Aragon, and Mrs. Lisa Thomas, and her husband, Jeff, of Rockmart, also survive.

Memorial services for Mr. Wood will be held Saturday, December 30, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. at Mountain Home Baptist Church with the Rev. Anthony Trawick officiating.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home that Saturday from 1:00 p.m. until the service hour.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a favorite charity.

John House’s Cave Spring Chapel