Cover photo for Alvin Wood's Obituary
Alvin Wood Profile Photo
1924 Alvin 2018

Alvin Wood

August 31, 1924 — April 18, 2018

Born in Eastland, TX on August 31, 1924 Departed on April 18, 2018 and resided in Gallatin, TN Visitation: Alexander Funeral Home and Cremation CenterFriday April 20, 2018 4:00pm to 6:00pmGraveside Service: Fairview CemeterySaturday April 21, 2018 12:00pm
Alvin Douglas Wood

Born in Eastland, TX on August 31, 1924

Departed on April 18, 2018 and resided in Gallatin, TN

Visitation: Alexander Funeral Home and Cremation Center Friday April 20, 2018 4:00pm to 6:00pmGraveside Service: Fairview Cemetery Saturday April 21, 2018 12:00pm

Alvin Douglas Wood, age 93 of Gallatin, passed away April 18, 2018.
Mr. Wood was born August 31, 1924 in Eastland, TX to the late Eugene and Torksey (Cranfill) Wood. Preceded in death by his wives Shirley Evelyn Curry Wood and Willie Belle Davis Wood.
A World War II veteran, he was musically talented with the guitar and loved to play Hawaiian music. Having a long and successful career with radio stations W.T.R.O and W.A.S.L., he is credited with bringing F.M. Radio and Cable Television to Dyersburg, TN. He was member of the Hartsville Pike Church of Christ.
He is survived by son, Larry Alvin (Merideth) Wood, Jackson, TN.; daughter, Linda Nell Wood (Don) Meikle, Gallatin, TN.; step-son, Craig (Tresa) Davis, Dallas, TX; grandson, Art (Angela) Stroh, Ellijay, GA.; great-grandsons Tate and Liam Stroh, Ellijay, GA.
Graveside Services will be held 12 Noon on Saturday April 21, 2018 at Fairview Cemetery, Dyersburg, TN. Visitation will be held from 4PM - 6PM Friday April 20,2018 at Alexander Funeral Home and Cremation Center.
The family would like to thank the staff at the Waters of Gallatin for their love and care.

2 Comments Dennis Morgan April 20, 2018 at 11:56 pm - Reply

A great man who helped me get a strong start in life. God bless and comfort his family and friends. We will miss him dearly.

Buff May 14, 2018 at 2:12 pm - Reply

Is that really all there is to it because that’d be flbtreagasbing.

Leave A Comment Comment

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Alvin Wood, please visit our flower store.

Guestbook

Visits: 13

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree