December 4, 1990
NELSON E. WOOD
NAXERA – Nelson E. Wood, 51, died Monday, Dec. 3, in Riverside Regional Medical Center.
He was a native of Hampton and a lifelong Peninsula resident. Mr. Wood was employed as a supervisor in Department X-42 at Newport News Shipbuilding for 30 years. He was a member of Severn Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include his wife, Gweneth H. Wood; two sons, James Keith Wood of Gloucester and David N. Wood of Hartfield; two sisters, Marie Deel of Hampton and Virginia Becker of Michigan; a brother, John W. Wood of Hampton; and a grandchild.
A funeral will be conducted at 3 p.m. Thursday at Claytor-Rollins Funeral Home, Poquoson, by the Rev. H.L. Wilson Jr. Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Park, Hampton.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home and at other times at the residence.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to the Severn Presbyterian Church, Naxera 23122.