Opal Geneva Hunt Wood

Opal Geneva Wood, 89 of Newberry, Florida passed away on January 22, 2019 surrounded by her family. Retired from General Electric in 1990. She was of the Baptist Faith. She was loved by her family and all grandkids (five generations), loved fishing and going out to eat. Preceded in death by her parents Earl Hunt and Callie (Hunt) Humphries, her sister Barbara Ann Waters (MJ) and her brother W.E. Hunt (Punk), husband Jimmy Wood and Grandson Chad Holder. Survived by her children – Marion Holder (Fred) and Danny Wood (Betty); grandkids – Frieda Long (Robert), Tina Holder, Chris Wood (Betty) and Christy Munden (Mark); great grandkids – Nicholas Long (Lisa), Brooke Long (Raun), Heather Egyed (Travis), Calli Munden and Paisley Munden; great great grandkids – Marley, Ayden, Amber, Stephen, Sydnii, and Skylar.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made in Opal’s honor to Haven Hospice, 4200 NW 90th Blvd. Gainesville, FL 32606. Funeral Services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday January 25, 2019 at the Milam Funeral Home Chapel in Newberry, with a visitation held one hour prior. Interment will follow in Newberry Cemetery.

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In consideration of COVID-19, as well as the families we are serving, we would like for those of you whose immune systems are compromised please stay home and send the family a condolence card. We may also be forced to postpone services if this continues or worsens. Our profession as funeral directors is not only focused on serving families, but also protecting the families and the community at-large. Thank you and please take care!