Erma Wood

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

PINE BLUFF - Mrs. Erma Jean Harlan Wood, formerly of Brinkley, passed away January 31, 2018 at the age of 84. She was a housewife and of the Baptist faith. She was born Saturday, July 29, 1933 in Mt. Vernon, Ark. to Kye Golden Harlan and Hattie Mae Breeding Harlan. She enjoyed being a wife and mother and loved taking care of her family. Mrs. Wood is preceded in death by her husband of thirty-eight years, Gerald L. Wood; her parents; a daughter, Robin Harrison Hartsell; two sisters, Geraldine Eades and Eddie Faye Eades, and one brother, Delvin B. Harlan.

Survivors include her son and caregiver, Tommy Kye Harrison (Sheri); two grandchildren, Kye Harrison (Jennifer) and Terri Harrison Kimbrell (Jason); great-grandchildren, Triston Kye Harrison, Kylie Marie Harrison, Emily Faith Ward and Ella Grace Adams; one brother, Kye Golden Harlan Jr. (Joyce) and one sister, Georgia Harlan Qualls.

Graveside services were held February 3 at Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery in Jonesboro, Ark. with Danny Harlan officiating. Burial followed under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home of Trumann.

The family wishes to thank Jodi Holland for the thoughtful care she provided to Mrs. Wood. We are grateful.

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