Bill B. Woods, age 87, of Liberal, Mo., passed away Tuesday, July 25, 2017, surrounded by his family at home.
Bill was born September 3, 1929, at the family farm home, in Barton County, Mo., the son of George and Alice (Barr) Woods. He graduated from Lamar High School in 1947 and enlisted in the regular Army in 1948, serving with the 6th Armed Cavalry Regiment in Germany. Bill worked for the U.S. Postal Service for 34 years.
On October 4, 1953, at Lamar, Bill married the love of his life, Audrey Marie Metcalf. She preceded him in death December 7, 2011.
He was also preceded in death by his parents; five brothers; and six sisters.
Survivors include his son, Bill Woods, Lamar; two daughters, Glenna (Brian) Yike and Tina (Gene) Dearing, all of rural Liberal; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 27th, at Daniel Funeral Home. Burial will be in Nashville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Iantha Community Center/ Iantha Methodist Church Building Fund or American Red Cross, in care of the funeral home.
memories may be shared at danielfuneralhome.net.
Published on July 27, 2017