Ellen Lucille Wood
Ellen Lucille Wood
  • September 19, 1925 - December 2, 2017
  • Midwest City, Oklahoma

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Ellen Lucille Wood, age 92, passed away December 2nd, 2017. Lucille was born September 19th, 1925 in Van Buren County, Arkansas to Walter and Elizabeth Coleman. She married Billy D. Wood, December 7th, 1947 in Walters Oklahoma. They were married 70 years and had one daughter, Sandee.

Lucille was known as "Mrs. Sod" when she ran a sod farm in Choctaw. Lucille was quite a fisherman! She enjoyed going to the lake and giving Bill a run for his money. She also told it like it was and had great come backs. As a past time, you will always find her solving crossword puzzles. She loved making pottery, painting dolls and sewing clothes for them.

Lucille and husband Bill were faithful members of Bethlehem Primitive Baptist Church located at 9010 South Fairview Drive in Oklahoma City. They were both baptized at the same time on April 6, 2008.

She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Sandee; five siblings, Lavitha, Vernon, Chester, Carrol, and Opal.

Lucille is survived by her husband, Bill; siblings, Gerald Coleman and wife Naomi; grandchildren Jeremy, Derek, Sami and Zak; great-grandchildren, Ethun and Serenity; and son-in-law, Nassif and his wife Mirna and their daughter Megen.

Viewing will be Tuesday, December 5, 2017 from 10 am-8pm, with family present from 5 to 7 pm at Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, 8805 NE 23rd ST, Oklahoma City, OK 73141.

A funeral service will be held Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 10:00 am at the funeral home with interment to follow at Sunny Lane Cemetery in Del City, OK.