Jerry M. Woods

August 17, 1942November 15, 2020

Jerry M. WOODS, age 78, of Hayden, Alabama passed away on Sunday, November 15, 2020. Jerry was born August 17, 1942.

Jerry grew up in Warrior, Alabama and lived around the area all of his life. He retired from Birmingham Publishing after 41 years of service. He enjoyed the outdoors and loved to play golf. He was a devoted and loving husband, he loved his family dearly, especially his grandchildren, and enjoyed spending time with them.

Jerry is survived by his wife of 56 years, Rebecca Woods; three daughters, Carol Wren (Ricky), Carla Lowe; and Leslie Smith (John Smith); two sons, Barry Woods (Suzie) and Brannon Woods; one brother, Billy Woods, three sisters, Shirley Ransum, Linda White and Diane Sims; eighteen grandchildren, Kayla Bell (Jeremy), Katie Lowe, Ryan Lowe, Jesse Woods, Jada Woods, Jessica Woods, Becca Stancil (Michael), Cory Wren, Mandi Fink (Keith), Jake Smith, Lindsey Smith, Kelsi Smith, Luke Smith, Kaci Smith, Kendal Watson, Dalton Woods, Bella Woods, and Skylar Woods; seven great grandchildren; Konner Lowe, Kaybree Lowe, Kaislee Lowe, Bryson Lowe, Kristofer Fink, Kohen Fink, and James Watson, many other family members and a host of friends.

A graveside service for Jerry will be held Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 11:00 AM in Oakwood Memorial Gardens, 2100 Moncrief Road, Gardendale, AL 35071. A burial will occur at Oakwood Memorial Gardens.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the WOODS family.


  • Rebecca Woods, wife
  • Billy Woods, Brother
  • Shirley Ransum, Sister
  • Linda White, Sister
  • Diane Sims, Sister
  • Carol Wren (Ricky Wren), Daughter
  • Barry Woods (Suzie Woods), Son
  • Carla Lowe, Daughter
  • Leslie Smith (John Smith), Daughter
  • Brannon Woods, Son
  • Kayla Bell (Jeremy Bell), Granddaughter
  • Katie Lowe, Granddaughter
  • Ryan Lowe, Grandson
  • Jesse Woods, Grandchild
  • Jada Woods, Granddaughter
  • Jessica Woods, Granddaughter
  • Becca Stancil (Michael Stancil), Granddaughter
  • Cory Wren, Grandson
  • Mandi Fink (Keith Fink), Granddaughter
  • Jake Smith, Grandson
  • Lindsey Smith, Granddaughter
  • Lindsey Smith, Granddaughter
  • Kelsi Smith, Granddaughter
  • Luke Smith, Grandson
  • Kaci Smith, Granddaughter
  • Kendal Watson, Grandchild
  • Dalton Woods, Grandson
  • Konner Lowe, Great Grandson
  • Bella Woods, Granddaughter
  • Skylar Woods, Grandchild
  • Kaybree Lowe, Great Granddaughter
  • Kaislee Lowe, Great Granddaughter
  • Bryson Lowe, Great Grandson
  • Kristofer Fink, Great Grandson
  • Kohen Fink, Great Grandson
  • James Watson, Great Grandson

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Sherri White

November 20, 2020

I am so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. My heart breaks for sweet Ms. Becky. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Jennifer Sitz

November 19, 2020

I am so sorry for you loss.

Bob Crane

November 19, 2020

Jerry was always so nice when he would come over to the lake to be sure that Barry's log home was being constructed properly . I always enjoyed talking with him . Really a nice gentleman ! He will be sorely missed by ALL of his friends . May God's Holy Spirit comfort his friends and family . Bob and Cheryl

Sandra Scott

November 19, 2020

I am so sorry for lost.sending prayers

Jessie Williams

November 18, 2020

I always enjoyed the times we had together. Hunting, fishing, golfing or visiting with him. Just sitting on his back porch talking about the things we had in common. I will miss my friend but will never forget the memories we shared..

Shanta Cifarelli

November 18, 2020

All my endless love and respect! May you Rest In Peace and I pray for God’s amazing grace and compassion for your family.


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