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In Memory of

Eunell Hood

June 15, 1945 - September 12, 2017

Obituary


Eunell Wilson Hood, 72, of New Bern, went home to be with the Lord on the morning of September 12th, 2017. Known to family and friends as "Nell," she was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and faithful Christian who always put the needs of others above herself. She enjoyed the outdoors, especially working in her flower garden and fishing with her husband. She will be lovingly remembered and missed by all who knew her.

Nell is survived by her husband of 52 years, Bobby Hood; her children, Teresa Smith (Mike) and Glenn Hood...

Eunell Wilson Hood, 72, of New Bern, went home to be with the Lord on the morning of September 12th, 2017. Known to family and friends as "Nell," she was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and faithful Christian who always put the needs of others above herself. She enjoyed the outdoors, especially working in her flower garden and fishing with her husband. She will be lovingly remembered and missed by all who knew her.

Nell is survived by her husband of 52 years, Bobby Hood; her children, Teresa Smith (Mike) and Glenn Hood (Jennifer); her brothers, Homer Wilson (Kaye), John Wilson (Emma) and Olen Wilson; her sister, Mayola Holley; her sister-in-law, Margene Wilson; her beloved grandchildren, Christopher Smith, Chelsea Smith, Austin Hood and Payton Hurst; as well as one great grandson, Thomas James Becker. She is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Herschel and Ora Williams Wilson; her brother, Dalton Wilson; and her brother-in-law, Joel Holley.

The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. Friday, September 15th at Cotten Funeral Home, followed by a service in the Chapel at 2:00 p.m. with Minister Craig Hearne officiating. She will be laid to rest at Greenleaf Memorial Park.

Flowers are welcome or memorials may be made to the Croatan Church of Christ, 3446 Old Airport Road, New Bern, NC 28562. Friends are invited to share memories and sign the online guest book at www.cottenfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements have been entrusted into the care of Cotten Funeral Home & Crematory.