Los Banos Enterprise (Los Banos, CA)
Thursday, July 6, 1967
sec: B-2
Requiem Mass Said Monday for David Wood, 77
Requiem mass was said at 8 a.m. Monday morning for David J. Wood, 77, who died Friday after a long illness.
A native of Winston County, Miss., he moved with his family to San Francisco in 1900. Seven years later they moved to El Centro where he married his wife, Gussie.
They farmed there and in Blythe until 1947 when they moved to Volta. Mr. Wood has been retired for the past 12 years. They resided at Second and Market Streets in Volta.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Pauline Wynn of Riverside and Helen Wood of San Diego. He also leaves 15 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
Rosary was recited Sunday evening at Whitehurst Chapel on Center Avenue and following the Mass Monday he was buried in Calvary Cemetery.