Clair O. Wood, 84, formerly of Fluvanna Townline Road, died Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, in the home of his daughter in Williamsburg, Va.
He was born June 2, 1928, in Jamestown, a son of the late Joseph and Hazel Chris Wood.
Prior to his retirement, he had been employed by Blackstone Corporation for 45 years as a tester.
Clair O. Wood
He was a member of Ellery Post 575 Veterans of Foreign Wars and a 50-year member of War Vets Recreation.
Surviving are three daughters: Sue Colman of Yorktown, Va., and Beth Ferrai and Kathy (Glen) Belvin, both of Williamsburg, Va.; 11 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a sister, Margaret Holmes of Brocton, N.Y.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, the former Gladys Hetrick; two sons: Daniel and David Wood; a daughter Jackie Ropps; a grandson Joseph Colman; two brothers: Alvin and Arvid Wood; and a sister, Alice Wood.
The funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev Dayle F. Keefer will officiate.
Burial will be in Fluvanna Cemetery.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Fluvanna Volunteer Fire Department.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Clair at www.lindfuneralhome.com.