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Leroy Daniel Wood


Sunrise: June 23, 1932

Sunset: January 28, 2021

Leroy Daniel Wood, 88, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, January 28, 2021.

Leroy was born June 23, 1932 in the city of Norfolk. He was retired after serving 20 years at Hampton Road Transit (HRT).  He is preceded by the death of his parents, Welton and Harriett Wood.

He leaves to cherish his memory, two sons: Timothy Wood and Thomas Moore; One daughter, Renee Hawkins, all from Norfolk;  Seven Sisters: Patty walker of Norfolk, Lila Evans of Tacoma Washington,

Wanda Bellamy of Brooklyn, New York; Annette (Artway)  Spivey of Chesapeake, Connie Allen-Baker of Norfolk; Claudia (Hector) Romero of Norfolk, and Tina Young of Norfolk.

Leroy was predeceased by five sisters : Velma Barnes, Rose Wiggins, Edith Askew, Eunice Wood, and Carolyn Ridley. One brother deceased, Clifford Wood. Leroy has a host of nieces and nephews.

Leroy will truly be missed by many friends and family .

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    Vanessa Edwards, Head Family (Titustown, Diven St.) says

    Family, Condolences and prayers as your circle is broken again. Please remember that your memories are forever and a place where you can always visit when your love one is no longer here with you.

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    Debbie Floyd Brooks says

    To the Wood Family, I would like to express my sincere condolences in the absence of Mr Wood. He will forever be missed for his beautiful smile, his soft voice, his chuckle when he laughed, his BIG heart, so compassionate and his Fair well greeting Everytime we part. DO ME A FAVOR, BE SAFE OUT THERE WOULD YOU. Yes Sir! We’ve got an Angel always watching over us. So glad I told you, how much I care.
    God Bless Family, praying for your strength. May this time bring you closer than ever.
    Love
    Debbie Brooks
    KEMPER LIFE

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    Jolonda Brown says

    My prayers are with family. To be absent from the body, is to be present with the Lord. He was blessed to live a long life but that doesn’t take the pain away. Please lean on God and Family during this time. Weeping may endure for a night but JOY comes in the morning. Blessings and Love

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    Pamela Creekmore & Family says

    My deepest condolences to your family. I am truly sorry for your loss.
    Leroy I remembered dearly, enjoyed talking with him & jokes he had.
    I know he’ll truly be missed!!
    May God continue to Bless you all and keep you in his care.

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    Vanessa Edwards, Head Family (Titustown, Diven St.) says

    Family, As I reflect on the memories of Mr. Leroy while standing on the porch of the Head’s family home on Diven St. Mr. Leroy would park his motorcycle and start up the Botherly Love church van to pick up the saints for Sunday service. Many Blessings family.

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