He was born December 16, 1956 in Craigsville, Virginia, the son of Agnes Jean Welcher Woods of Goshen, the late Arnold Joseph “Skeeter” Woods.
He was a self-employed tree climber.
He attended Goshen Baptist Church; and was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing and hunting.
He was a beloved son; a father to three children, April Woods of Stuarts Draft, Virginia, Christopher D. Woods & Fiancé Alisha of Goshen and Jeremy H. Woods & wife Karissa of Elkton, Virginia; a grandfather to seven, Taylor Woods, Hayden Karr, Christopher Woods, Jr., Nethanyl Woods, Kayla Woods, Charly Harwley and Noah Ingram; a brother to William Skip Woods, Jamie Woods & wife Tammy, and Jeffrey Woods all of Craigsville, Virginia and Catherine C. Sprouse of Goshen, Virginia.
A funeral service will be conducted at 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at Craigsville Funeral Home with Pastor Scott Reese officiating. Interment will be in Craigsville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Lewis Corbin, John Henry Welcher, Jeff Fridley, Steven Buchanan, Ben Woods and Corey Woods.
Memorial contributions may be made to Craigsville Funeral Home, P.O. Box 298, Craigsville, Virginia 24430 to help with the funeral expenses.