Barry Wayne John Woods, of West Greencrest Drive, Millers Creek, died Monday, June 17, 2013, at Forsyth Medical Center with his family by his side. He was 68.
He was born Dec. 4, 1944, in Hamilton, Ontario to Melville and Alice McCluskie Woods.
Known for making new acquaintances, Barry was always a generous friend. He enjoyed simple pleasures like playing with his dogs, piano music, taking drives through the beautiful countryside and car talk. He was a member of Warrensville Seventh-day Adventist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Maxine Suiter Woods of the home; daughter, Melaney Woods of Hamilton, Ontario; his furry children, Ginger and Fred; sister, Marlene Tranter of Scarborough, Ontario; brother, Terry Woods of Oshawa, Ontario; nephews, Brett Woods and Matthew Tranter; niece, Tiffaney Tranter; his father-in-law, Marvin Suiter; and numerous friends that he also considered family.
Memorial services will be 4 p.m., Saturday, June 22 at Warrensville Seventh-day Adventist Church with Pastor Bob Grant officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Christian Record Services for the Blind, 4444 South 52nd St., P.O. Box 6097, Lincoln, NE 68506 or to the Katie Good Samaritan Fund, c/o Animal Hospital of Wilkes, 1609 Curtis Bridge Road, Wilkesboro, NC 28697.
Notes of sympathy may be e-mailed to the Woods Family at www.adamsfunerals.com.
Adams Funeral Home of Wilkes is serving the Woods Family.