Funeral services celebrating the life of Moses Woods Sr., 80, of Bettendorf, IA, will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, July 23, 2018 at the Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, 614 Main Street, downtown Davenport. Burial will be in National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal with military graveside honors. Visitation will be 9:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Moses passed away Monday, July 16, 2018 at Unity Point – Trinity, Bettendorf. Memorials may be made to the First Tee Program.
Moses was born May 12, 1938 in El Dorado, Arkansas, a son of Joseph and Eddylee (Magee) Woods. He proudly served his country in the US Navy. He was united in marriage to Bonnie Jackson on February 27, 1978 in Davenport. Moses was retired from John Deere Harvester and Ryko in Des Moines in 1993.
He enjoyed Praising Yahweh and his son our savior YAHshua to the glory of YAH with his family, encouraging those around him and playing golf.
Survivors include his loving wife of over 40 years, Bonnie and their children; Jabari Woods, Bettendorf, Afreya (Johnny) King, Moline, Kamilah (Marlon) Williams, Monmouth, Illinois, Akeem Woods, Bettendorf, (other surviving children include ) Moses Woods, Jr., South Carolina, Baraka Woods-Clark, Indiana, Veronica Woods, Mary Woods, Brian Woods, Roxanne Quinn; 3 brothers, Howard, Joe and Johnny and a sister, Jenny, all of Davenport; as well as numerous loving grandchildren, great grandchildren, extended family, and a host of great friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his twin brother, Noses.