George H Woods


Personal and Family Information

George was born in 1885 in Benton County, Arkansas, the son of John Samuel Eleazer Woods and Charlotte Ann S. Hansard.

He died on 19 NOV 1933 in Mississippi.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


George H Woods


John Samuel Eleazer Woods


Samuel Purviance Woods


Samuel "East" Woods


Anna Purviance


Elizabeth Greaves Dickson


Robert Dickson


Esther Moore


Charlotte Ann S. Hansard



Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Death19 NOV 1933
Place: Mississippi
Census9 JUN 1900
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Dickson Twp, dwelling 77 family 77 Woods, Charlotte A, head wf , born March 1851 age 49 , married 31 yrs mother of 10, 10 living, born Missouri, f & m Tennessee, farmer __ Elbert P, son wm Feb 1875 age 25 single born Ark f Ark, m Mo __ Frank W son wm Feby 1880 age 20, single born Ark f Ark, m Mo __ Annetta P daughter wf Dec 1882, age 17 single born Ark f Ark, m Mo __ George H son wm JUne 1885 age 14, single born Ark f Ark, m Mo __ William D son wm April 1888 age 12, single born Ark f Ark, m Mo __ Carl H, son wm April 1892 age 8, single born Ark f Ark, m Mo __ Aletha D, daughter wf April 1894 age 6, single born Ark f Ark, m Mo
Census19 APR 1910
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Sulphur Springs, Twp, Black Ave, dwelling 88, family 88 Woods, Samuel D, head mw age 32 married 2, 4 yrs, born Ark , f Tenn, m Missouri, proprietor general retail store __ Maud, wife fw age 26, married 1, 4 yrs mother of 1, 1 living born Indiana f Illinois, m Indiana, sales woman general store __ Mattie B, daughter fw age 7, single born Ark,fArk , m Indiana __ George H, brother mw age 24 single born Ark, f Tenn, m Missouri, salesmand general storn
BurialNOV 1933
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Hiwasse findagrave MEMORIAL ID 34339184


Neosho Daily...


Note 1

Born Pea Ridge, Benton Co. AR; Died Nov 19, 1933 near Wiggins, MS, in auto accident. Son of John S. E. "Azer" Woods & Charlotte Ann S. "Lottie Hansard


WOODS, George H. - George H. Woods, former Sulphur Springs merchant, who has lived at Lynn Haven, Fla., died late Saturday night near Wiggins, Miss. from injuries received in a fall from a truck he was riding. Mr. Woods was on his way home from a visit with his brothers, S.D. Woods of Sulphur Springs and Willie and Elbert Woods at Hiwasse. He was 49 years of age. The body was returned here for burial. Funeral services and burial were held at Mt. Pleasant west of Hiwasse yesterday afternoon. Rev. J.J. Waits of Sulphur Springs conducted the services. Mr. Woods comes from a family of Benton County pioneers, his grandfather, Samuel Woods, was one of the earliest settlers in this community. There were 2 Samuel Woods and to distinguish them apart his grandfather was known as "East Sammy" Woods, as he lived east of Bentonville. The other Samuel Woods lived west of town and was known as "West Sammy" Woods. Mr. Woods was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Aze Woods and was born on the Woods homestead on Pea Ridge. When eh was about 6 years old the family moved to a place 2 miles east of Hiwasse where he grew to manhood. For a number of years he conducted a hardware store in Sulphur Springs, later moving to Lynn Haven, Fla. which had since been his home. Mr. Woods is survived by 3 brothers,S.D. Woods of Sulphur Springs, also Willie and Elbert Woods of Hiwasse; also by three sisters, Mrs. America Bates and Mrs House Cowgur of Hiwasse, and Mrs. Pearl Lambert of Wichita, Kansas. [Benton County Record & Democrat & Sun - Bentonville, Benton County, Arkansas - November 23, 1933]

George H. Woods of Lynn Haven, Florida, a former resident of Benton county, suffered injuries in an automobile accident at 3 p.m. Sunday near Wiggins, Mississippi which resulted in his death at 11:20 p.m. Sunday, according to a message received here. The body arrived here Wednesday and funeral services were held at Mount Pleasant cemetery near Hiwasse at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday with the Rev. J.W. Waits, pastor of the Sulphur Springs Methodist church, officiating. Burial arrangements will be in charge of Kerr-Callison Undertaking company of Bentonville. Mr. Woods recently visited relatives here and at Hiwasse and Sulphur Springs and was enroute home wen the accident occurred. Details of the accident were not learned although it was said his death was caused by a fractured skull. Mr. Woods is survived by three sisters, Mrs. Armina Bates of Rogers, Mrs. Letha Cowgur, Hiwasse and Mrs. Pearl Lambeth, Wichita,Kansas and three brothers, S.D. Woods, Sulphur Springs and Elbert and Will Woods of Hiwasse. [Rogers Democrat - Rogers, Benton County, Arkansas - November 23, 1933][Rogers Daily News - Rogers,Benton County, Arkansas - November 20, 1933]

findagrave MEMORIAL ID 34339184