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Herman L. Wood, 90, of Little Rock, was called to his Heavenly home on May 9. He was born in Bismarck on October 11, 1921. He was a World War II Navy Seabees veteran. He was a welder and iron worker by trade and a member of Liberty Missionary Baptist Church of Little Rock.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Guy and Lucy Wood; three brothers, Earl, Hershel and Pete Wood; sister, Pauline Chapman and grandson, Ricky Bruck.
He is survived by his adoring wife of 67 years, Velma Casey Wood of Little Rock; daughter, Sherry Roberts and husband, Mike of Benton; daughter, Pam Bruck of Benton; sister, Elsie Abbott; sister-in-law, Tommie Burchett; granddaughters, Amanda Matson and husband, Jonathan of Bryant; Calli Roberts of North Little Rock; three great-grandchildren, Dylan, Carson and Mackenzie Matson and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 12:00 noon, Saturday, May 12, at Roller-Drummond Funeral Home, 10900 Interstate 30, Little Rock. Interment to follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park with Pastor Boe Dickey officiating.
Family will receive friends 6-8 p.m., Friday, May 11, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made in Hermanâ€™s honor at Alexander First Baptist Church, 15320 Alexander Road, Alexander, Arkansas 72002.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/drummond
Family Comments: The family wishes to extend heartfelt appreciation to his caregivers at Heartland Rehab Center in Benton.