Anthony "Tony" Woods

January 12, 1961January 15, 2013

Anthony “Tony” Woods, 52, Indianapolis, passed away on Tuesday, January 15, 2013. He was born January 12, 1961, in Indianapolis, to Roosevelt and Cordelia (Simmons) Woods, Sr.

He graduated from Marshall High School and Mid America College of Funeral Service. He had been a funeral director 15 years spending the last five years as funeral director at Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home in Kokomo. He was also a DJ and enjoyed volunteering at the Carver Community Center in Kokomo.

Tony professed his faith in God at an early age.

He is survived by his mother, Cordelia Woods; two sons, Anthony Wayne Woods II, Indianapolis, and Shaun Wayne Woods, Indianapolis; two daughters, Brittany Glover, Indianapolis, and Tiffany Woods, Indianapolis; one grandson, Antonio Wayne Woods; two brothers, Roosevelt Woods Jr., Indianapolis, and Frederick Woods, Alexandria, Virginia; three sisters, Brenda Joyce Woods, Indianapolis, Jacquelyne Woods, Indianapolis, and Cheryl Woods-Higgins and husband Dee; and a host of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Roosevelt Woods Sr.; one brother, Stanley Clinton Woods; and one grandson, Anthony Wayne Woods III.

The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Berean Bible Church, 5602 Allisonville Rd., Indianapolis with Pastor Charles Simmons officiating. Entombment will follow in Washington Park North. Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday at Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home in Kokomo and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Berean Bible Church in Indianpolis. Memorial contributions may be made to the Carver Community Center, 1030 N. Purdum, Kokomo, IN 46901. Messages of condolence may be made online at

“Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue, and the dreams that you dare to dream, really do come true.”

“I’m goin' up to the spirit in the sky, that's where I'm gonna go when I die. When I die and they lay me to rest, gonna go to the place that's the best.”


  • Visitation Friday, January 18, 2013
  • Visitation Saturday, January 19, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 19, 2013

Anthony "Tony" Woods

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Theresa Newbern

January 19, 2014

We miss you a lot all your friends in, Indianapolis love you.

Brenda Woods

January 12, 2014

HAPPY HEAVENLY BIRTHDAY to you little brother. May you have the peace that you earned and deserve. It's been a long year and time has flown by. I miss you a lot. The holidays haven't been the same without you.
I love you and miss you! God Bless and keep you! Big Sister B

Karen Henderson

February 12, 2013

I have known Tony my whole life, and was deeply saddened to learn of his passing. Peace to the Family.

Cynthia Johnson

February 9, 2013

To the Woods family my deepest sympathy, I was shocked when I found out. Tony I will miss you always.

Rebecca Acree

February 7, 2013

Today and always, may loving memories bring you peace, comfort, and strength.

February 5, 2013

I feel so sad I just found out..

-Martha... Atlanta,GA

February 1, 2013

To the family, I know your loss was great. Tony was a great person and a spectacular DJ. God blees and confort you. I'll never forget our days at the New Era. Godspeed love Pinky

Amber Puckett

January 27, 2013

Tony you will be missed dearly.

Amber Puckett

January 27, 2013

You will be missed Tony.. R.I.H!!

Susan Hughes-Prentice

January 26, 2013

I will miss you Tony so much,my classmate from Mid-America. We had a good time at school.