The funeral for Billy Glen Woods, age 70, will be at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, January 9, 2014, at Central Assembly of God Church, with Rev. Kevin Ward and Rev. Rodney Wardwell officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation with family will be Wednesday evening 6:00 to 7:30 P.M. at Anderson-Burris Funeral Home.
Bill was born to Virgil and Marie (Gentzel) Woods on October 3, 1943, in Shidler, Oklahoma, and passed away Monday, January 6, 2014, in Enid.
Bill served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. On February 13, 1965, he married Alma “Jean” Winkle in Borger, Texas, where they made their home. He worked at Brinson’s Big B Grocery Store meatcutting at the age of sixteen. He then worked for Ideal Supermarkets, Bestyet, Boy’s Market, and retired at Vance AFB commissary. Bill was a member of Central Assembly of God Church, where over the course of 40 years he served on the Board of Deacons, Building Committee, taught Sunday School, played guitar in the worship band, sang with the praise team, as well as singing in various groups. In his retirement years, he enjoyed cooking, always trying new recipes. Above all, he loved taking vacations with his family. Bill enjoyed bird watching and always had a love for cars. He was loved by all who knew him.
Bill is survived by his wife Jean; daughter Lanette Henry and husband Nick of Enid; granddaughter Morgan Henry of Enid; and brother Roger Woods of Oklahoma City.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, sister Paula Laird, paternal and maternal grandparents.
Memorials may be made to Central Assembly of God Building Fund.