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In Memory of

James Nelson Woods

March 15, 1991 - August 8, 2017

Obituary


JAMES "JAMIE" NELSON WOODS III

James Nelson Woods III "Jamie" passed away on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 in Asheville.

Jamie was born March 15, 1991 in Valdese, NC to James Nelson Woods II of Lenoir and Yvette Wright Huffman of Granite Falls.

Jamie was a loving, fun hearted easy going young man who adored his family. He loved spending time outdoors, hiking, fishing and kayaking. Jamie was dedicated to his family and relished in the time he spent with them. In his earlier years he attended Colliers United Methodist Church. More...

JAMES "JAMIE" NELSON WOODS III

James Nelson Woods III "Jamie" passed away on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 in Asheville.

Jamie was born March 15, 1991 in Valdese, NC to James Nelson Woods II of Lenoir and Yvette Wright Huffman of Granite Falls.

Jamie was a loving, fun hearted easy going young man who adored his family. He loved spending time outdoors, hiking, fishing and kayaking. Jamie was dedicated to his family and relished in the time he spent with them. In his earlier years he attended Colliers United Methodist Church. More recently attending Trinity United Methodist Church and Waterlife Church. While living is Asheville, he attended Elevation Church, and he loved his church family there. Jamie worked for Moody Plumbing in Arden, North Carolina.

He is preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Mike Pritchard.

Those left to cherish his memory include his mother, Yvette Wright Huffman and her husband Kelly of Granite Falls, his father, James Nelson Woods II and wife Karen of Lenoir, brothers, Jesse Woods of Lenoir, Nash Huffman of Granite Falls, sisters; Kirsten Huffman of Boone, Karen Williams of Lenoir, maternal grandmother, Teresa Pritchard of Granite Falls, maternal grandfather, Jerry Shoun and wife Jeanetta of Hudson, paternal grandparents, Pat and James Woods of Patterson, maternal aunt, Tonia Maltba and husband Tim of Lenoir, paternal aunt, April Cox and husband Roger of Hudson. Also left to cherish his memory are numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, other extended family members and more friends than we could possibly mention.

A service to celebrate the life of Mr. Woods will be held on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 3:00 pm in the chapel of Pendry's Lenoir Funeral Home with Rev. Uiyeon Kim and Rev. Lori Anne Bowen officiating. Burial will immediately follow the service at Blue Ridge Memorial Park in Lenoir.

The family will receive friends for two hours prior to the service, from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm at Pendry's Lenoir Funeral Home.

Serving as pallbearers will be Jesse Woods, Nash Huffman, Jon Cox, Jay Logan, Josh Cox, Roger Cox, Jerrod Melton and Hunter Tucker. Honorary pallbearers will be Michael and Randy Matheson.

Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.pendryfuneralhome.com.

Pendry's Lenoir Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of James Nelson Woods III.