The News-Journal, January 5, 1950
Funeral services for McGarvey Wood, 68 years of age, were held Sunday, December 25 from the Christian church in Liberty, Casey County with the Rev. L. C. Young in charge. Burial was in the Napier Cemetery, Casey County. Mr. Wood, son of the late Lewis Perry and Lucy Napier Wood, was born in Casey County June 21, 1881. He died at the home of his father-in-law, Thomas Shanklin, near Merrimac in Taylor County, Friday, December 23. He has been in ill health for the past few years. He professed faith in Christ at an early age in life and was a member of the Christian church in Liberty. He united in marriage to Miss Lucy Shanklin January 5, 1929. Besides his wife, he leaves many relatives and a host of friends. Pallbearers were Tom Frank Brown, Willie Clarkson, Bruce Stamp, Web Malone, Leslie Sanders and Waller Allen. Honorary bearers were E. C. Moore, Otis Thomas, M. L. Sharp, C. L. Sharp, M. J. Humphrey, Charles Montgomery, Ira Pitmas, Jessie Carmacel and Wesley Allen.
Kentucky Death Records Index, rootsweb
WOOD, MCGARVEY; age 68; death place TAYLOR; residence TAYLOR; death date 23 Dec 1949; Volume 054, Certificate 26568