Kennith Lee Wood, 89 of Aztec, NM, passed away on September 25, 2021 in Farmington, NM. He was born in Aztec on June 2, 1932 to Glenn and Edith Wood. Kennith went to High School in Aztec and married his sweetheart Patricia Nell Riggs on January 10, 1953 in Aztec by the Justice of the Peace.
He worked as a rancher and a heavy equipment operator for various companies through the years. Kennith was an active member with the Bloomfield Baptist Church.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his sister Charline. Kennith is survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Patricia Riggs Wood, brother, Leroy and wife Rolly Ann Wood, son, Troy and wife Laura Wood, daughter, Jeri Susanne Wood. Also grandchildren, Dana Susanne and husband Philip Coleman, Kenneth and wife Dez Wood, Courtney Gallegos. Great-grandchildren Tyler, Tucker, Annalisa, Sophia, Kennedy, Lincoln and Evangelina Jo.
A visitation will be at 9:00 am on Monday, October 4, 2021 at Farmington Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 am at the First Baptist Church in Bloomfield on Monday, October 4, 2021. Burial will follow at Bloomfield Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Shane Ferrari, Kenneth Wood, Tyler Coleman, Tucker Coleman, Tim Worden and Devin Wood.
The family wishes to extend their sincere thanks to San Juan Regional Medical Center and to Farmington Funeral Home.
Donations for the family can be made to Farmington Funeral Home at 2111 W. Apache St., Farmington, NM 87401 or by phone (505) 325-2211.