Barbara Lynn Dickson Wood passed away December 6, 2017
Barbara Lynn Dickson Wood, age 84, of Little Rock, Arkansas, passed away on December 6, 2017 at her home. Born on July 17, 1933 in Heber Springs, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Victor and Clella Birdsong Dickson.
Barbara was a loving daughter, wife, mother and grandmother. She was a member of the Geyer Springs United Methodist Church where she was active in the church choir and church women’s groups. She enjoyed her flower garden and also competed and judged flower shows in the Little Rock Garden Club.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband John S. Wood.
She is survived by her children Lynn Wood of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Michael Wood and his wife Peni of Heber Springs, Arkansas, Jeanne Wood of Little Rock, Arkansas and Dana Tull and her husband Tom of Little Rock, Arkansas, five grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren with one due in the spring. Mrs. Wood is also survived by her other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be held from 10:00am until 11:00am on Monday, December 11, 2017 at the Geyer Springs United Methodist Church with funeral services beginning at 12:30pm with Pastor David Hoffman and Pastor Jeremy Pressgrove officiating. Interment will follow at 3:30pm in the Shiloh Crossroads Cemetery in Greers Ferry, Arkansas. Pallbearers will be Tom Tull, Patrick Tenney, Rick Shelton, Jacob Powell, Ben Young, Tyler Shearer, Mark Tenney and Michael Wood.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the Geyer Springs United Methodist Church Food Pantry, 5500 Geyer Springs Road Little Rock, AR 72209
Arrangements are by Olmstead Funeral Home. www.olmstead.cc