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Bertha Mae Woods

August 1, 1939 ~ June 17, 2020 (age 80)

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Bertha Mae Woods, age 80 of 410 South Moore Street, Sanford, NC transitioned into eternal rest Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at Central Carolina Hospital, Sanford, NC.

Bertha Mae Woods was born August 1, 1939 in Lee County to the late Lessie Thompson Woods and Joe Woods. Bertha Mae departed this life on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at Central Carolina Hospital after a short illness.

Bertha was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Lessie Woods; daughter, Cecelia Woods; brothers, Roosevelt Woods, and Carl Woods, and sister, Lucille McMillian.

Bertha Mae worked at Federal Spinning and Sanford Health and Rehabilitation Company of Sanford North Carolina. Bertha Mae was an active member of Tempting Church Senior Choir and Usher Board. She attended W.B. Wicker School.

She leaves to cherish her memory two sons, Robert T. Woods (Denise) and Joseph M. Woods both of Sanford, NC; one grandson, Christain Tucker; one goddaughter, Vivian Fordham of Sanford, NC; one brother, Melvin Woods (Brenda); three sisters, Josephine Graham and Patricia McKeithen, of Sanford, NC, Claretha Johnson of Fairfax, VA; two sisters-in-law, Brenda Woods and Lula Woods and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


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Graveside Service
June 23, 2020

11:00 AM
Tempting Congregational Church Cemetery
398 Tempting Church Rd.
Sanford, NC 27330

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