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|Stephen Wayne Woods
November 1, 1949 - April 30, 2011
Stephen Wayne Woods, age 61, died at 8:35 AM Saturday, April 30, 2011 at his residence in Sikeston, MO following a brief illness. He was born Nov. 1, 1949 in
Cape Girardeau, MO to the late James Stanly Woods, who preceded him in death Feb. 11, 2011 and his mother Maxine Marie Jenkins Woods, who survives of Sikeston. He was a 1967 graduate of Sikeston High School, where he played football for the Sikeston Bulldogs. He attended the University of Missouri-Rolla, where he was a member of Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity. He was a former member of the Sikeston Jaycees, and had been part of the entertainment committee of the Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo for many years. He was a member of the Sikeston Elks Lodge, and was a former member of the Board of Directors at the Bank of Risco. He was the owner and operator of Woods Quick Chek Market in Sikeston for 36 years, and was also co-owner of MovieTime in Sikeston for 26 years. He was a co-founder of Hi-Tech Communications, Inc. of Sikeston and was a loving husband, son, brother, father and grandfather. He married Linda Susan Jenkins on May 14, 1994 in Sikeston and she survives of the home. Besides his wife and mother, he is also survived by a son, Jimmy Woods of Sikeston, by a daughter and son-in-law, Ellie Woods Collom and Glenn Collom of Benton, Mo. and a sister, Kaye Hathhorn of Cape Girardeau. Also surviving are two grandchildren, Victoria Marie Collom and Levi Stephen Collom, both of Benton, Mo.
Friends may call from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM Wednesday in the Nunnelee Chapel with Rev. David Ross, pastor of the First Baptist Church of Sikeston officiating. Burial will follow in Forrest Hills Cemetery at Morley, Mo.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Sutton, Henry Dirnberger, Thom Henzi, Brad Bedell, Dennis Ziegenhorn and Glenn Collom. Honorary pallbearers will be Phil Brinson, Keith Kirk, Dennis Irwin, Sullivan Clark, III and Gary Goodman.