Thomas Franklin Wood, age 82 of Carthage died Saturday, December 26, 2020 at his home. 

A native of Moore County he was a son of the late Thomas Vestal “Cowboy” and Addie Connell Wood. Early in life he worked for Proctor Silex and later worked with Mansion Homes for many years. He was an avid NASCAR fan. 

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his granddaughter Cory Wood. 

On December 24 he and his wife Lorraine Brady Wood celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Also surviving are his daughter Cathy Gore Beck of Morrisville; son Gary Wood of Carthage; grandchildren Joshua Wood (Sara), John Gore; great-grandchildren Logan, Charleigh and Bryce. 

Graveside services will be 2:00 PM Tuesday at Summer Hill Baptist Church conducted by Pastors Eric Combs and Arnold Comer. 

Memorials may be made to Summer Hill Baptist Church, 663 Summer Hill Church Road, Carthage, NC 28327. 

Fry  & Prickett Funeral Home is serving the Wood family. 

Condolences may be made at








Graveside Service: December 29, 2020 2:00 pm

Summer Hill Baptist Church
663 Summer Hill Church Road
Carthage, NC 28327


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