Tahlequah Daily Press

Obituaries

October 9, 2013

Johnny A. Hood

TAHLEQUAH — Graveside services for Johnny A. Hood, 62, of Tahlequah, were held at 11 a.m., Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, in the Mollie Fields Cemetery, with Lloyd Coppedge officiating.

Honorary pallbearers were Dwight Stacy, Kevin Kelly, Archie Peyton, Casey Peyton, Buddy Webster and Bucky Stroup.

Final arrangements were placed in the care of Green Country Funeral Home.

Johnny Andrew Hood was born Aug. 20, 1951, in Okmulgee,  to John H. Hood and Wilma Jean (Farrell) Hood. He passed away on Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at Grace Living Center in Tahlequah.

Johnny grew up in the family home on the Illinois River. He loved the outdoors and his most enjoyable times were spent hunting and fishing and just watching the wildlife along the river.

Johnny graduated from Tahlequah High School in 1969. He served in the U.S. Army from May of 1971 to May of 1973, serving in Vietnam in 1972. In December of 1985, Johnny married Carol Davis in Wagoner, from this union they had a daughter, Angela Dawn Hood, who is now 27.

Johnny was preceded in death by his father, John H. Hood.

He is survived by his mother, Wilma Jean Hood of Tahlequah; daughter, Angela Hood of Tulsa; stepdaughter Nicole Davis; brothers, Tom Hood and wife Deidra of Tahlequah, and Jerry Hood and wife Margaret, also of Tahlequah; and sister, Donna Fogle and husband Jack of Stillwater; and many loving nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Green Country Funeral Home, 203 S. Commercial Road, (918) 458-5055.

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