William Curtis Woods

Funeral services for William Curtis Woods, 79, of Wayside will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 11, 2012 at Temple Baptist Church.  He died Wednesday February 8, 2012 in Bossier City, LA.  Burial will be in Hollandale Cemetery under the direction of Boone Funeral Home, Greenville. Mr. Woods married Mary Alice Younger of Hollandale on May 3, 1958.  He was a retired Chief Engineer with Steel City Marine Tranpsort, Inc., Freedom, PA and he was a member of Temple Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, J. T. Woods and Bessie Scallions Woods; a brother, Lee Woods and sisters, Earline Woods Lott and Mary Woods Edwards. He is survived by his wife, Mary Alice Younger Woods; 2 daughters, Deborah Alice Woods Yeates (Chuck) of Corinth and Mary Faye Woods Harper (Keith) of Bossier City, LA; 2 sisters, Louise Woods Watford of Vicksburg and Peggy Woods Clark (Ronnie) of Ruleville; a brother, Cecil Woods (Juanita) of Laurel; 5 grandchildren, Jennifer Yeates Taylor and Holland Coleman Yeates both of Corinth, Mary Lauren Harper Cook (Jeremy), Barry Keith Harper, Jr and Sarah Grace Harper all of Bossier City, LA; and 2 great grandchildren, Mary Margaret Taylor and Virginia Kate Taylor both of Corinth. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 p.m, Friday, February 10, 2012 at Boone Funeral Home, Greenville.  Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or charity of choice.