KENNETH WOOD

JUNE 1, 1949 - SEPTEMBER 24, 2008

    KANSAS -  Kenneth Wayne Wood, 59, of Kansas, Oklahoma, died September 24, 2008, at Siloam Springs Memorial Hospital, Siloam Springs, Arkansas.   Born June 1, 1949 in Bexar County, Texas, he was the son of Edgar Wayne Wood and Carrie Jean Morgan Wood. He was a retired truck driver with Alliance Transport and was formerly a heavy equipment operator and surveyor for Tulsa County, Oklahoma. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War and was a POW in Saigon. Kenneth was a member of the DAV in Tulsa.   He was of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include one daughter, Kendra Wood of Jay, Oklahoma; one sister, Sherry Newton of Conway, Arkansas; a special friend, Pat Cochran of Kansas, Oklahoma; and a number of nieces and nephews.

 Graveside services were 10:30 a.m., Saturday, September 27, 2008, at Walnut Grove Cemetery, near Fayetteville, Arkansas with Pastor Tim Estes officiating. Visitation was 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Friday, September 26, 2008, at Wasson Funeral Home, Siloam Springs, Arkansas.