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Babs Smith Wood

July 6, 1946 ~ February 7, 2022 (age 75)


North Augusta, SC……..Babs S. Wood went to her heavenly home on February 7, 2022. 

She was born in Atlanta to the late Albert Irving and Mildred Babb Smith. She moved to the Augusta area in 1992. Babs was a bank teller and worked for University Hospital Credit Union for many years prior to her retirement. 

Babs enjoyed reading and loved Southern Gospel music and the promise of Heaven found therein.

Her greatest joy in life was her children and grandchildren. She was exceptionally proud of them all, and loved to “Nanny-sit” her grandbabies. 

In addition to her parents, Babs was preceded in death by her eldest grandson, Rob, as well as a sister, Penny Hudgins. 

She is survived by a daughter, Andrea Skywark of North Augusta, SC; two sons, Jason Wood and Jeremy Wood (Melissa), both of Augusta, GA; grandchildren Karly Marie, Justin Lee, Anisten Faye, and Gabriella Grace; siblings Martha Holbrook (Gene) of Senoia, GA, Olen Smith (Judy) of McDonough, GA, and Wesley Smith of Darrington, WA; and countless nieces, nephews, and cousins throughout the country.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 12, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. in the Rowland-Ford Funeral Chapel with Rev. Wesley Smith and Pastor David Dowd officiating.The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.


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February 12, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Rowland-Ford Funeral Home
637 W. Martintown Road
North Augusta, SC 29841

Memorial Service
February 12, 2022

2:00 PM
Rowland-Ford Funeral Home Chapel
637 W. Martintown Road
North Augusta, SC 29841

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