Eric Shawn Wood


Eric Shawn Wood, 49, of Mountain City, died Friday, Oct. 18, 2019 at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital in Atlanta.

Born Feb. 17, 1970, he was the son of Dennis L. Wood and Mary Jane Gibson Wood. He lived most of his life in Rabun County and worked as a self-employed rock and brick mason. He was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his parents, Dennis Wood of Dallas, Ga. and Miffy Wood of Mountain City; a daughter, Gracie Door of Kennesaw, Ga.; two sisters, Leah Wood of Mountain City and Athena Quilbault of Washington, D.C. Several nieces and cousins also survive.

Funeral services will be Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 at 2 p.m. at the Chapel of Hunter Funeral Home with Rev. Bryan Alexander officiating.

The body is at Hunter Funeral Home, where visitation will be Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 from 1-2 p.m. (the funeral hour). There will be a private burial in the Woods Family Cemetery at a later date.

The family is at the home of his mother, Miffy Wood, of Black Rock Park Road in Mountain City

Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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