Sharon Kay Woods

April 2, 1942 – September 15, 2009

Mrs. Sharon Kay Woods, 67 of Richmond, MO, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 15, 2009 in Richmond.

Sharon was born on April 2, 1942 in Morning Sun, Iowa, to James and Mildred (Holstetter) Coin. She graduated in 1960 from Milan High School in Milan, Mo.

She was united in marriage on November 19, 1960 to Donald R. Woods in a ceremony at the Christian Union Church in Newtown, Mo.She moved to Ray County after her marriage in 1960.

Sharon had worked as a bookkeeper for the Goosetree Hauling Company from 1970 until the spring of 1994. For the past 14 years she managed the Movie Gallery in Richmond.

Sharon was a member of the Christian Union Church in Newtown, Mo. She loved to bowl and went to the Women’s Nationals every year. Sharon also loved to travel and she especially enjoyed time spent with her family, especially the time spent with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Sharon was preceded in death by her father, James Coin in 1975, and two brothers, Terry and Jerry Coin.

She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Don Woods of the home; a daughter, Tammy Adams of Richmond, Mo.; and a son, Tony Woods and wife, Cathy, of Carrollton, Mo.; her mother, Mildred Coin of Milan, Mo.; and two brothers, David Coin of Harris, Mo., and Steve Coin of Wheeling, Mo.; her loving grandchildren, Brandon Adams, Brian Adams, Ricky Adams, Nicole Woods, Kyle Woods, Jessica Cunningham, Joey Cunningham and Jacob Cunningham; great grandchild, Braylon Sullenger; and a great granddaughter on the way and due anytime.

Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, September 18, 2009 at the Gowing Chapel in Orrick, with Rev. Vince Stigall officiating. Burial in South Point Cemetery near Orrick. The family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday evening at the Gowing Funeral Home in Orrick. Memorials are suggested to the American Diabetes Association or the American Heart Association.


Don and family,
We are so sorry for your loss. Sharon was a wonderful woman. We enjoyed visiting with her and hearing her wonderful laugh. You family will be in our prayer.
Mike and Pam Hostetter

Don, Tony and Tammy,
Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of sorrow. Sharon was admired by many for her kindness and love for her family. God gave us memories so that our loved ones will live forever in our hearts. I know that Sharon left you with many loving memories to help you through the days ahead.
Pat & Linda Gentry

I knew Sharon only through her work at the Movie Gallery. I was always happy to see her & talk to her whenever I went in. She was my absolute favorite! My family & I will definitely miss her & we would like to offer our thoughts & condolences to you & your family during this most difficult time.
Kimberly Allwood

Family of Sharon Woods,
We are so sorry for the loss you are experiencing. We understand your loss and want you to know that the good Lord will take care of her now. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Jim and Shirley Hostetter

Don and Family,
Terry and I are so sorry for your loss. Sharon was a great lady and will be missed by all. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.
In Sympathy,
Terry and Wanda Love

Family of Sharon,
I am so sorry for your loss. Several years ago I had the privilege of working with Sharon at Movie Gallery. She was a great boss, fun to be around and a truly kind person. I will definitely miss seeing her. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Aleasha Richards

Don and Family,
We are so sorry to hear of Sharon’s passing. Jamie will truly miss working with her at Movie Gallery, he had the privelge of working with Sharon for 12 years. We will miss her friendly personality and it just won’t be the same at Movie Gallery. We will keep your family in our thoughts and prayers.
Jamie, Kelly, Cody and Hannah Pittman

Don, Tammy and Tony,
Please accept our sympathy on the passing of Sharon. I know today it seems as though your worlds have been turned upside down and nothing will ever be the same again. But remember Sharon’s smile, her love of each of you and the rest of her family and know that she will always live in your hearts. She was a one of a kind person and will be greatly missed by all of us. You are all in our thoughts, our prayers and always in our hearts.
Janet and Charles Smith