OBITUARY

Robert L Woods

October 19, 1935July 14, 2021

IN LOVING MEMORY OF ROBERT L WOODS, SR. 10/19/1935-07/14/2021

ROBERT (BOB) L WOODS, SR. AGE 85, OF DECATUR TEXAS PASSED AWAY AT HOME SURROUNDED BY LOVING CHILDREN AND GRANDCHILDREN. BOB WAS BORN IN MCKINNEY TEXAS ON 10/19/1935.

BOB SPENT 50 YEARS AS A PIONEER IN AUTOMOTIVE AIR CONDITIONING MARKET AND TRAVELED THE WORLD. HE BROUGHT MANY ADVANCEMENTS AND DEVELOPMENT OF PRODUCTS THAT ARE STILL USED TODAY. BOB WAS INSTRUMENTAL IN THE EARLY YEARS RUNNING AND MANAGING COMPANIES THAT WERE ON THE FORE-FRONT OF AUTO AIR CONDITIONING INDUSTRY. HE LOVED GOING ON DEER HUNTING TRIPS IN COLORADO WITH HIS SON AND GRANDSONS. THEY LOOKED FORWARD AND PREPARED FOR THE TRIP ALL YEAR LONG.

BOB IS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HIS WIFE DARLENE HALYARD WOODS, JUST 9 MONTHS AGO, AFTER 66 YEARS OF MARRIAGE. THEY ARE BACK TOGETHER AGAIN REJOICING IN HEAVEN. BOB IS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY PARENTS ELGIE AND ROSIE WOODS AND SISTERS WILMA ROBERTS AND EVELYN REDDEN.

BOB IS SURVIVED BY HIS CHILDREN; SON TONY AND WIFE CHRISTI WOODS, DAUGHTER VICKY AND HUSBAND MIKE HAGAR, DAUGHTER BECKY AND HUSBAND JOHNNY HORTON, SON BOBBY AND WIFE BETSY WOODS. GRAND- CHILDREN; RYAN WOODS, TY WOODS, CHAD AND WIFE LACY WHITTON, ADAM AND WIFE KELLIE WHITTON, HOLLY AND HUSBAND JEREMY GARCIA, BLAKE AND WIFE MEKAYLA KNOX, BRENT AND WIFE JILL HORTON, AMY AND HUSBAND BROOKS TABOR, AMBER AND HUSBAND ERIC SHOWLER, BOBBY AND WIFE MEGAN WOODS, BRAYDEN WOODS. MANY GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN. HE WILL BE MISSED BY MANY.

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  • Graveside

    Monday, July 19, 2021

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