Hood, Ernest Derrell

Hood, Ernest Derrell Age: 81

Passed Away: 2011-01-13

Funeral Home: Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors

Ernest Derrell Hood Ernest Derrell Hood, 81, of Hampton, died Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011. He was born in Rex, to the late Ernest Marvin and Mamie Ruth Kyle Hood. Mr. Hood was an Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict, and a member of Liberty Hill Baptist Church. Mr. Hood is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mattie Sue Hood, of Hampton; children, Larry and Denise Hood, of Hampton, and Tina and Bradley Gray, of Hampton; brother, Ray Hood, of Rex; grandchildren, Ashley Hood and Ethan Gray. Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 16, at the Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, with the Rev. Mike Henderson, the Rev. Scott Stevens and the Rev. Mike Patterson officiating. Interment will follow at The Rock Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday, from 6 p.m., to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. Those who wish, may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, (770) 914-1414.