- September 29, 1930 - January 13, 2014
- Spartanburg, South Carolina
of Irene's Passing
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“So sorry to hear of the loss of your beautiful Mother, Carol. Our sympathy to you and your family. My sister, Irene Kennedy and I were daughters of...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Carole Kennedy Pook - Scottsdale, AZ
“Dear Carol and Rick. So sorry that Irene is no longer with you. My father sends his condolences now that he has lost his cousin. He remembers meeting...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Anthony and Douglas Tester
“Carol & Family,
We were so sorry to hear of the death of your mother.. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers at this time.
3 of 9 | Posted by: Mike & Kathy Bulman - Friends
“I AM SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS I HAVENT BEEN ABLE TO SEE IRENE OF LATE BUT REMEBER HAVEING TEA AT HER HOUSE AND TALKING FOR HOURS ABOUT OUR FAMILYS AND...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: nnancy allen - SC
“My thoughts and prayers are with your family. Mama Irene was a special lady. Love to all your family.
5 of 9 | Posted by: Ginger McKnight - Union, SC
“A sorry loss for you of a special person although we have not seen her much in later years we have found memories of a warm loving aunt all our...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Robert and Kim Coe - Derby UK
“I was deeply saddened to read of Irene's passing. For many years I had the pleasure of being her Volunteer Director at Spartanburg Regional. Each day...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Joyce West Veytia - Spartanburg, SC
“Carol, Rick and family,
We were saddened at the news of the loss of Carol's Mother. A Mother is and daughter have a special relationship and...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Pattie and Rocky Toney - Gaffney, SC
“Carol and Rick, Although we haven't seen each other for years, I am so very sorry to read of your loss. Losing our mothers is so very painful. You...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Marcia Morrow Brannon - Newark, OH
The J. F. Floyd Mortuary
Edith Irene Coe Wood, 83, of Spartanburg, SC, died Monday, January 13, 2014, at Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home. Born September 26, 1930, in Earl Shilton, Leicestershire, England, she was the daughter of the late Reginald William and Edith Charlotte Gough Coe, and widow of Joe Wood.
A graduate of Heathfield High School in Earl Shilton, England, Mrs. Wood loved to play bridge and also loved gardening. She was a member of St. Matthew's Episcopal Church and a member of the "Merry Widows" at St. Matthew's. She was a retired sales associate with Hallmark and was a Red Cross volunteer for 10 years.
Survivors include her daughter, Carol Wood Dizbon (Rick) of Cowpens, SC; granddaughters, Leah Dizbon Pettit (Franklin) and Charlotte Dizbon Appleby (John), all of Boiling Springs, SC, and Sarah Dizbon Smith (Brandon) of Cowpens, SC; great-grandchildren, Anna, Lizzie, Kaylee, Maria, Rachel, and Jonathan. In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by a brother, Reginald Thomas Coe.
Visitation will be 1:00-1:45 PM Friday, January 17, 2014, in the Kelley Room at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church. Funeral services will follow at 2:00 PM, at the church, conducted by the Rev. Charles Smith and the Rev. Rob Brown. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, 1300 Fernwood-Glendale Rd., Spartanburg, SC 29307.
Memorials may be made to St. Matthew's Episcopal Church General Fund, 101 St. Matthew's Lane, Spartanburg, SC 29301; or Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home, 686 Jeff Davis Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29303.
The family is at the home of Irene Wood.
Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel
235 North Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29306
Tel. (864) 582-5451