Wood, Doris Virginia Sjoblom--age 88, of Corryton, passed away Sunday, July 29, 2012 surrounded by her loving family due to complications of Alzheimers. She was of the Baptist faith and retired from T.V.A.
Preceded in death by husband, Kenneth Eugene (Gene) Wood, Sr.; parents, Arthur and Sadie Sjoblom; brothers, Alfred and Tommy Sjoblom.
Survivors: son, Kenneth E. Wood, Jr.; daughter, Rebecca Ann Wood, both of Corryton; daughter and son-in-law, Kathy and John Pittman of Greenville, SC; 9 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; sister, Emma Mae Jones of Daytona Beach, FL; several nieces and nephews.
Special thanks to Caris Healthcare, and also special thanks to her final caregivers, Cindy Bridges, Rachael Pullium, Nicole Marsee and many other caregivers along the way. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Alzheimer's Tennessee Inc. P.O. Box 10088, Knoxville, TN 37939-9910. Family and friends will meet 10:45 a.m. Wednesday at Lynnhurst Cemetery for an 11:00 a.m. graveside service and interment with Chaplain Tom Baez. Family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at Stevens Mortuary.
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