Irene Patrick Woods, 88, of Pearisburg, departed this life Thursday morning, March 6, 2014 in the care of Heritage Hall Rich Creek after a long illness. Born in Hueysville, Kentucky on August 16, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Alvin and Nora Coburn Patrick. She was a beloved member of the Pearisburg Seventh Day Adventist Church and was retired from the Celanese Plant at Narrows, Bobbin Stores Dept. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband William Charles Woods, her son James Alvin Woods, and her brother Mark Patrick.
She leaves to cherish her memory her sons and daughters-in-law David Woods of Pearisburg, Larry and Margaret Woods of Narrows, Charles Ray and Donna Woods of Summerville, SC; her five grandchildren; her ten great-grandchildren; her sister Beth Robinette of Ashland, KY; her half-sisters Macie Rhinehart, Eunice Johnson, Kay Hoover, Marcella Pedro, and Vera Whiteside, and her special friends Roger and Faye Reynolds.
Funeral services will be conducted Sunday afternoon at 2:00 pm in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke with Pastor Don Elswick officiating. A graveside service will follow at 10:00 am in Birchlawn Abbey in Pearisburg on Monday morning, March 10, 2014. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday evening from 6 until 8 pm. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.