Funeral Announcement – Lucy Myrle Wood

Lucy Myrle Wood age 79, of Moberly, Missouri passed away on February 17, 2021. Lucy was born on March 4, 1941 in Belzoni. She graduated from Belzoni High School in 1960. Lucy married J.T. Wood in 1964 in Oklahoma City, OK and raised a family. Lucy was preceded in death by her parents, Amos and Janie Knott and her husband J.T. Wood and one sister, Mary Olean Stone.  She is survived by her son, Amos Wood (Pattie); daughter Iwana Longano (Tony); one brother, Jimmy Knott; three sisters; Doris McMahen, Doll Rodgers and Christine Minyard; three grandchildren Crystal Taylor (Jesse), Lana Cox, Orrin Todd (Kelsey); 7 great grandchildren; Savannah, Maddie, Lil Jesse, Zach, Calix, Noah and Daniel as well as several nieces and nephews. Lucy enjoyed sewing and painting and taking care of and loving her family, friends and neighbors but most of all, all of her grandbabies and great grandbabies. They were her heart. Visitation will be from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 23, 2021, at Mortimer Funeral Home in Belzoni. Funeral services will begin at 2:00 PM at Mortimer Funeral Home.  Interment will follow at Belzoni City Cemetery.