Lucille Wood, 93, of St. Leonard, MD, passed away at her home February 27, 2012. She was born on June 5, 1918 in Prince Frederick, MD to the late Alvin and Lilly Jones Buckler. Besides her parents, Lucille is predeceased by her husband Carroll C. Wood, son Warren A. Wood and siblings, Marguerite Gettier, Grace Humphries, Thelma Trott, Stanley Buckler, Gorman Buckler, and Thomas Buckler.
Lucille was a charter member of the Elks Club in Prince Frederick and an active member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Prince Frederick. She taught Sunday school, worked all the church suppers, and was known for patting oysters for all the Ham and Oyster dinners at church. Lucille never met a stranger and never turned anyone away from a meal or if needed a place to stay.
She is survived by her children, Douglas C. Wood of Prince Frederick, Ronnie C. Wood of Prince Frederick, Carole Jean Philyaw of St. Leonard, and V. Keith Wood of St. Leonard. Grandmother of, Todd Wood, Ronnie Wood, Denise Sprouse, Burgess Wood, Shawn Wood, Ian Wood, Janice Moreland, Charity Wood, Torie Honig, Ashley Wilkerson, Shelley Philyaw and Josh Wood. Great grandmother of 23, she is also survived by her sisters, Doris Hall, Helen Phelps, and Betty Phelps.
The family will receive friends on Friday March 2, 2012 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at Trinity United Methodist Church, Prince Frederick MD where services will be held on Saturday March 3, 2012 at 11 AM. Interment will follow in Wesley Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, 90 Church Street, Prince Frederick, MD 20678