Robert Wood, Jr.

Robert Wood, Jr., age 66, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022 at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital.  A native of Naples, FL, he was a son of the late Robert Wood, Sr. and Doris Segerberg Wood.  He was also preceded in death by his stepmother, Esther Martin Wood.

Robert enjoyed deer hunting, fishing and spending time with family and friends.  He also loved his career as a builder.

Surviving is his loving wife, Dorothy Thomas Wood; a daughter, Nichole Eastman and husband, Roger, of Naples, FL; sisters: Penelope Wood of Tampa, FL, Susan Lea Smith of Naples, FL and Sally Ann Wood Sheffield and husband, Emery, of Prattville, AL and a brother, William John Wood and wife, Edna Mae, of Umatilla, FL and two grandchildren: Ella and R.J.  Numerous nieces, nephews and other extended family members also survive.

Memorial services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 25th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services.  Rev. G.E. Freeman and Rev. Nathan Silver will officiate.  The family will receive friends from 1 until 2:30 p.m. prior to the services at the funeral home.

The family would like to say a very special thank you to the staff of Blue Ridge Regional Hospital for the wonderful care given to Robert.  To send online condolences, please visit our website at