October 23, 1918
Two more deaths from influenza
William Wood, employed on the farm of Elijah Todd, and widely known in the Back River section of the county, died yesterday morning at 10 o’clock following an illness of several days from pneumonia brought on by an attack of Spanish influenza. Mr. Wood is survived by his wife, two daughters, and one son.
Mr. Wood was 62 years old, and came to Elizabeth City County from Warwick County many years ago.
The funeral services will be held in the cemetery at Warwick Courthouse this afternoon at 3 o’clock.