Rev. Phillip T. Wood went to be with
the Lord Monday, Dec. 11th. He was born June 20,
1957 in Memphis to Thomas Leroy Wood, Jr. and
Ann Forbes White Wood. He was a native of
Memphis and had resided in Tupelo for the past
42 years. He was a veteran of the U. S. Air
Guard, serving for six years. Phil served in
ministry for 34 years and was the pastor of
Emmanuel Assembly of God in Nettleton for 21
years. He enjoyed target shooting, fishing,
reading his bible and studying the end times,
crossword puzzles, watching old westerns and
being with his family.
Services will be at 1
p.m., Thursday, Dec. 14th at Emmanuel Assembly
of God in Nettleton with Bro. Terence
Sutterfield and Brian Wood officiating. Burial
will be in Fellowship Cemetery in Saltillo.
Survivors include his
wife of 42 years, Sheran Wood of Tupelo; his
father, Thomas Leroy Wood, Jr. of Saulsbury,
Tennessee, a daughter, Tanya Sutterfield
(Terence) of Tupelo; a son, Brian Wood (Martha
Lane) of Nettleton; two sisters, Cindy Woodruff
(Denny) of Sanford, North Carolina and Michelle
Harris (Donnie) of Middleton, Tennessee; a
brother-in-law, John Presley (Ronnie) of Tupelo;
father-in-law, Truman Presley (Doris) of
Nettleton; step father-in-law, Justin McBrayer
of Saltillo; four grandchiuldren and several
nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death
by his mother, Ann Wood; his mother-in-law,
Pallbearers are Truman
Presley, Justin McBrayer, John Presley, Denny
Woodruff, Donnie Harris and Nathan Woodruff.
Honorary pallbearers are the men of Emmanual
Assembly of God.
Memorial donations may
be made to Emmanuel Assembly of God, P.O. Box
305, Nettleton, MS 38858.
Visitation will be 4
until 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13th, at the