Pauline Bowers Wood

Friday, June 8, 2012

Pauline Bowers Wood, 85, of Ostella, died Tuesday, June 5, 2012, in Maury Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Wood was a native of Marshall County, born in the Blue Creek Community to the late Fred Marshall and Jennie May Hyde Bowers in March of 1927. She was a homemaker and farm wife, a member of the Methodist Church and attended the Richland Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Lorene Jett; brother, Fred Marshall Bowers Jr.; and two grandsons, George Wood and Joshua Wood.

She is survived by her husband, Bruce Wood of Ostella; two sons, Maury Wood of Spring Place and Danny (Tammy) Wood of Ostella; nine grandchildren, Maury D. (Karen) Wood II, Sean (Tina) Wood, Andrew (Erin) Wood, Daniel Wood, Jessica Wood, Krystle Wood, Katy Wood, David Wood, and Jenny Mae Wood; five great-grandchildren, Tracy Wood, Anna Wood, Jacob Wood, Brighton Wood, and Gavin Wood; nephew, Doug Jett of Pulaski; and two nieces, Pam Wood of Chattanooga and Lynn May of Cornersville.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, June 8, from the chapel of Cornersville Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Beechwood Cemetery.

The family will be at Cornersville Funeral Home Friday from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour for visitation.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Beechwood Cemetery Association, c/o Jeff Stewart, 508 South Main Street, Cornersville, TN 37047.

Cornersville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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