ALBA-A memorial service for James Allen Hood, 80 of Alba will be held August 1 at Holy Ghost Central Church in Alba with Rick Childers officiating.
Mr. Hood died July 21, 2018. He was born April 13, 1938 in Veto, Alabama to John and Gertrude Hood. He enlisted in the U.S. Army and worked his way up through the ranks and finally retired as a sergeant.
He was preceded in death by his son, John Hood; parents; sister, Betty Anne Houser and a grandson.
Survivors include his wife of over 40 years, Kathy Hood; sons, Charles Morgan of California and Dennis Hood, also California; daughters, Maria Strohl of Decatur, Illinois, Penny Price of Arkansas and Sunney Jackson of Cleveland, Texas; 19 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and extended family.