Obituary Listings

James Bruce Wood
There are condolences waiting approval on James's Tribute wall
Obituary for James Bruce Wood

Mr. James Bruce Wood, age 91 of North Wilkesboro, passed away Monday, March 12, 2018 at his home.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Friday, March 16, 2018 at Reins Sturdivant Chapel with Rev. Hillary Wood and Rev. Matthew Higgins officiating. Burial will be in Round Mtn. Baptist Church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 1:30 prior to the service at Reins Sturdivant Funeral Home.
Mr. Wood was born January 20, 1927 in Wilkes County to Roosevelt and Lona Handy Wood. He worked for Tyson Feed Mill 20 years subsequent to retiring as a Route Manager for Coca-Cola where he worked 38 years. Mr. Wood was a member of Middle Cross Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters; Nina Faye Billings and Ina Mae Wood and two brothers; Ray Wood and Grady Wood.
He is survived by his wife; Linda Wood of the home, three daughters; Paulette Wood and Suzette Wood Curry of North Wilkesboro and Nina Jean Wood Markovsky of Emerald Isle, two step daughters; Annette Welborn of Purlear and April Faw of Wilkesboro, two grandchildren; Donna Duncan and husband, Bryan of Nashville, TN and Jacob Curry who is stationed in South Korea, three step-grandchildren; Hunter Welborn, Grayson Faw and Duncan Faw and a great grandchild; Mia Duncan of Nashville, TN.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mountain Valley Hospice 401 Technology Lane, Suite 200, Mt. Airy, NC 27030.
Online condolences may be made at

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of James Bruce Wood, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Reins-Sturdiavant Chapel

270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659





2:00 PM
Reins-Sturdiavant Chapel

270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Cemetery Details


Round Mountain Baptist Ch. Cemetery

3228 Airport Road
Hays, NC 28635


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
James Bruce Wood

Thank you for sharing your
memory of James

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.