June 1, 1930—March 16, 2015 Margie Ruth Davis Wood, 84, of Crossville, passed away March 16, 2015. She was born June 1, 1930, in White County, the daughter of William John Harmon and Sophia Cassie Dodson Davis. She worked many years as a teacher's assistant with the Cumberland County School System and was a member of Fairview Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Hebron Wood of Crossville; daughter, Cassie Mae Brown and her husband, Eddie, of Crossville; brother, Hubert Davis of Pikeville; sister, Georgie Welch of Spencer; grandchildren, Jason Brown, Crystal Wilson and Kelly Brown; one great-grandson; three great-granddaughters; and aunt, Rae Lollar of Cookeville. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, L.W. Davis and J.T. Davis, and sister, Lois Cleo Davis. Funeral services were held March 18 from the chapel of Hood Funeral Home. Bro. Robert Pollard officiated, with burial in Akins Cemetery. Pallbearers were Roger Davis, Tony Davis, Tim Davis, Dennis Demps, Raymond Brewer and Rockie Standefer. Hood Funeral Home and Crematory, LLC (www.hoodfuneralhome.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  March 31, 2015