HUGHES SPRINGS, Texas—Archie “June” Woods Jr., 85, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, in a Pittsburg, Texas, nursing home.

Mr. Woods was born July 3, 1927, in Cason, Texas. He was retired from Kansas City Southern Railway. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Sandra Sue Woods; one grandchild; and three great-grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Marlene Woods; six children, Koleta Manning and Gwendolyn Criss of Pittsburg, Patricia Woods of Duncanville, Texas, Mickey Woods and Cynthia Smith of Cason and Rosalyn Smith of Mount Vernon, Texas; three sisters, Ruthary Sheppard of San Bernardino, Calif., Rushie Cook of Plainview and Edvernell Moss of Sun City, Calif.; one brother, Herman Woods of Cason; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Reeder-Davis Funeral Home with the Rev. Kirtell Roberts officiating. Burial will be in Traylor Cemetery, Pittsburg.

Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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Published: 01/27/2013