Robert Douglas Wood, 79, of Amarillo, TX passed away on February 20, 2022.
Services will be at 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, February 23, 2022, at South Lawn Baptist Church with Jeff Messer officiating. Private burial will be at Memory Gardens Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Doug was born in Ballinger, TX on June 22, 1942, to Grace and Bob Wood. He served in the United States Navy.
Doug was a firefighter with the Amarillo Fire Department for 28 years. He also ran a successful upholstery business for many years, Doug Wood Upholstery.
Doug was an avid golfer, enjoyed fishing, and driving dune buggies.
Doug was a deacon at South Lawn Baptist Church, he loved his church family. He also sang in the church choir.
Doug married the love of his life, Barbara Jean Blanchard on November 2, 1962. They were married for 54 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Barbara Wood; and sister, Pamela Baldwin.
He is survived by his oldest son, Steve Wood and wife Robin; daughter, Carrie King and husband Robert; youngest son, Brian Wood; six grandchildren; one great-granddaughter.
Memorial donations can be made to South Lawn Baptist Church.
Viewing will be available from 10:00 A.M. – 8:00 P.M., Tuesday, February 22, 2022, and 8:00 A.M. – Noon, Wednesday, February 23, 2022, at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home.