Billy F. Wood


 Billy F. Wood, 83, of Tarboro, N.C., passed away at his home on Aug. 7, 2019.

Wood was preceded in death by his parents, George and Emma Wood; four brothers, Wilburn, Duel, Alden and Donald Ray; three sisters, Opalean Dutton, Melba Skovria and Doris Darmer all of Alabama.

He is survived by his wife, Catherine; two daughters, Vicki of Indiana and Kathi of North Carolina; five grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Betty Moody of Alabama; and several nieces and nephews.

Wood retired from the Public Works and Water Department of Schererville, Ind.

A celebration of Billy’s life will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are entrusted to Carlisle Funeral Home, 701 Hospital Drive, Tarboro, NC 27886. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Carlisle Funeral Home, Tarboro, N.C.; 252-823-0211