April 5, 1952 - April 9, 2021
Virginia "Gena" Woods, age 69, passed away peacefully April 9, 2021 due to complications from congestive heart failure. She was born April 5, 1952 in Groom, Texas to C.L. Young and Billie Uzzell. She was married to her longtime friend and love, Rick Woods, in March of 1978. Gena was loved by many people and her timely one liners always lightened the mood. She was an "average" bowler, striving for the ultimate goal of the perfect score which she ultimately never achieved. Gena was a beloved member of the local and state bowling community. Gena was also an active member in the Sewing Studio quilt club and spent many hours designing and creating beautiful quilts. During her lifespan Gena had many different careers. She was a florist, worked for a newspaper, the ASCS office, a livestock trucking company, and most recently the Art department at Texas Tech University, just to name a few. Gena was a graduate of Abernathy High School in 1970. She and Rick lived in Morton from '78 to '95 and currently reside in Lubbock. Gena is survived by her three children, Michael and Twyla Spinelli of Gage, OK; Chris and Lisa Woods of Cameron Park, CA; Rikki and Cody Meiers of Lubbock, TX. She has 7 grandchildren; Jessica, Dalton, Savana and Mckensi Spinelli, Bryar Woods, and Kaitlyn and Kamdyn Meiers. She has 3 great-grandchildren. She is proceed in death by her parents C.L. and Maxine Young of Amarillo, TX; Ernest and Billie Uzzell of Lonoke, AR; brother Charles Young of Amarillo, TX; sister Kerry Ashton of Sapulpa, OK; and son John Allen King of Nacogdoches. A visitation will be held at Sanders Funeral Home 1420 Main St, Lubbock, TX on Sunday, April 11, 2021 at 1:00 pm. Funeral Services will be at 10:00 am on Monday, April 12, 2021, also at Sanders Funeral Home. Graveside service will follow at the Morton Memorial Cemetery at 12:30 pm.
Virginia "Gena" Woods, age 69, passed away peacefully April 9, 2021 due to complications from congestive heart failure. She was born April 5, 1952 in Groom, Texas to C.L. Young and Billie Uzzell. She was married to her longtime friend and love,... View Obituary & Service Information
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