Clifton Ewell (Cliff) Wood of Huntsville passed away on Dec.  9, 2021.

He was born on April 19, 1941, to J. Virgil and Freida (Masterson) Wood, who predeceased him. 

Cliff is survived by his wife of 61 years, Nancy Sue (Fitch) Wood; children Bradley Wood and wife, Joan, of Placitas, N.M., Dr. Greg Wood and wife, Dorothy, of Theresa, Wisc., and Dina Wood of Springdale, Ark. Cliff is also survived by his amazing grandchildren, Cliff Alan Wood, a graduate student at the Georgia Institute of Technology, and Nina Noelle Wood, a pre-medical student at the University of Wisconsin.

Cliff was dedicated to his family, church and cattle farm. He was a faithful member of the Hartwell Church of Christ. 

When his children were young, he volunteered as a leader with Boy Scout Pack, Troop, and Explorer Post 90. In his early career, he spent 26 years as an electronics technician at Jim’s Radio and TV Service in Springdale and later founded Selectronics, an electronics sales and service business while also operating a dairy farm. Cliff and his wife retired in 2004 to raise beef cattle on the family farm in Huntsville.

Graveside services were held Monday, Dec. 13, at Vaughan Cemetery in Hindsville.  

In lieu of flowers, friends and family are urged to contribute to the Clifton Wood Scholarship to assist a Huntsville High School student in pursuing a degree at a technical, community or four-year college. 

Checks go to the Clifton Wood Scholarship Fund, Huntsville High School, 594 S. Harris, Huntsville, AR  72740. To contribute online, go to the GoFundMe site at  

Services are entrusted to Brashears Funeral Home and Crematory, Huntsville.