Robert Hancock Wood ’40

Robert Hancock Wood ’40 of Sewanee, Tenn. and Lewisburg, W.Va., died in February 2006. He was a retired educator at Sewanee Academy: head of math department, 1957-1981; athletic director, 1953-1970; backetball coach, 1948-1967. He was preceded in death by his wife, Myra Sharp Wood. Survivors include his three children, Robert H. “Buck” Wood, P.O. Box 2623, Crossville, Tenn. 38555; Danny E. Wood of Lewisville, W.Va., and Judith Miree Wood of Sewanee; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a brother, Dr. William W. Wood of Athens, Ohio.