Billy Wood, 75, of Seminole, Fla. was born in Caruthersville, formerly a resident of Bloomfield, died Oct. 4, 2001 at his residence under the care of Hospice of the Florida Suncoast. Mr. Wood moved from Bloomfield in 1973. He retired from the VA Medical Center in 1990, after 20 years as a barber and a Building Management Supervisor. He was a United States Navy Veteran of World War II in the Asiatic Theater and a member of American Legion Post #252 and Amvets. He is survived by his wife, Carol, of the home in Seminole, Fla.; by two sons, Bradley Wood of St. Pete, Fla. and Roy Wood of Housesprings, Mo.; by one daughter, Joetta Bollinger of Kingwood, Texas; by two sisters, Dorothy Bledsoe and Betty Carlton, both of Dexter; and by one step-daughter, Beth Marino of Safety Harbor, Fla.