MITCHELL – Alan Lee Wood, 73, passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at Indiana University Health Hospice House in Bloomington.
Born February 9, 1946, in Mitchell, he was the son of Lowell and Betty Jane (Cook) Wood. He married Cheryl McKinney June 14, 1968.
Alan retired from Mitchell Community Schools where he served as a very loved teacher, football and track coach, and administrator. He was a 1964 graduate of Mitchell High School, a 1968 graduate of Indiana State University, and received his administrative license from Indiana University. Alan attended the First Baptist Church.
He enjoyed his grandkids, and always liked talking to everyone. After retirement, friends knew where to find him….on his front porch swing.
Cheryl Wood of Mitchell
Kyley Alan (Shannon) Wood of Jasper
Courtney Laine (Scotty) Moore of Mitchell
Lori Renee (Jason) Zeeks of Mitchel
His parents and sister, Glenda Sue Geyer, preceded him in death.
A Celebration of Life will be from 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Saturday, July 13, at the Mitchell High School Auditorium.
Memorial Gifts: Alan Wood Memorial Scholarship