Dennis N. Wood
Dennis Nelson Wood, 53, McConnellsburg, died Friday, May 6, 2011, at Fulton County Medical Center.
He was born November 25, 1957, in Front Royal, Va., the son of the late Emory Peck and Dorothy Howell Peck of McConnellsburg.
He was a member of Mc- Connellsburg United Methodist Church. He retired from the Pavex Construction Co. in Harrisburg, Pa. He drove truck for P&W Excavating, and drove truck for Mattern out of Hagerstown, Md. He worked for H.B. Mellott as well. He also spent time working as a carpenter for various people in the area. He enjoyed spending time hunting, fishing, mushroom hunting, football, and NASCAR, spending time with his children and his dog, Zepplin.
He is survived by two children: Heath Wood of St Thomas, and Layla Wood of McConnellsburg; his mother, Dorothy Peck of Mc- Connellsburg; one sister, Diana Wood of McConnellsburg; one niece, Tiara Smalley and one great niece Taylana Shields.
He was preceded in death by his father, Emory Peck
A visitation will be held from noon to 2 p.m., Friday, May 13, 2011 at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home in Mc- Connellsburg, 322 North Second Street, McConnellsburg, will handle the arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.kelso-corneliusfuneralhome.com.