Robert Hood Jr., 63, passed away on April 14, 2017, after an extended illness.
He was born March 13, 1954, in Terthshirer, Miss., to parents, Ella J. and Robert Hood Sr.
He is survived by his father, Robert (wife, Loretta)Hood Sr.; children, Terrance Hood, Tylon Ward, Shakeena Hood, and Tekeisha Hood of Decatur, Ill. He left 17 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; a brother, Wesley "Spudnic" Hood (Lisa) of Anderson; sisters, Annie (Eric) Reynolds and Marie Hood of Decatur, Ala., and Belinda Hood of Columbia, Tenn.; and best friend/true brother, Jerry L. Redfield.
Special thanks to: Linda, Mary Tanner, Tammy White, Joy Mitchell, Debbie Doster and St. Vincent Hospital.
Services will be held at noon Saturday at L.C. May Funeral Home with the Rev. Shellie Foard officiating.
Visitation will be one hour before the service.
Published on  April 20, 2017