CRAB ORCHARD - A.J. "Jack" Hood, 64, of Crab Orchard, died Monday at the University of Kentucky Hospital-Markey Cancer Center.
Born July 18, 1940, in Rockcastle County, he was the son of the late James H. and Maggie Viola Reed Hood. He was a retired boilerman with the U.S. Civil Service Naval Shipyard in Washington state, an Army veteran, and member of Watts Chapel Baptist Church.
Survivors include a son, Mark Hood of Wilmington, N.C.; three daughters, Ramona Kelley, Vanessa Guyton and Amber Stokes, all of Wilmington; two sisters, Zella Saylor of Winchester and Flonnie Wilburn of Crab Orchard; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Services will be 11:30 a.m. Friday at McKnight Funeral Home by the Rev. Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Line Creek Cemetery in Rockcastle County.