84-year-old Wayne City resident, Wilbert Herbert Wood died at 11:55 a.m. Saturday, July 20 at his home. He had owned his own business, had been a dirt track race car driver and was a charter member of the Wayne City Fire Department. He was also a lifetime member of the Moose Lodge.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia Wood; children, Sheila Simpson and Tina Hiatt of Mt. Vernon and Vicki Clark of Bluford; 7 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
His remains have been cremated and no formal services will be performed. The Richardson Funeral Home of Wayne City is in charge of all the arrangements.