Agnes Lorraine Tennyson Wood

Services: A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 10:00AM in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Morganza, MD with Father Keith Woods officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD . Visitation: The family will receive friends on Monday, August 26, 2013 from 5:00PM to 8:00PM with prayers recited at 7:00PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD. A. Lorraine Tennyson Wood, 84 of Mechanicsville, MD died August 20, 2013 at Hospice House, Callaway, MD. Born March 27, 1929 in Clements, MD, she was the daughter of the late Ira Francis and Mary Alberta Guy Tennyson. Lorraine is survived by her husband James Fred Wood whom she married on July 22, 1950 in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Morganza, MD, children; Jay (Jill) Wood, Geneva (John) Leon, Nettie Harding all of Mechanicsville, MD, and Ray (Janet) Wood of Annapolis, MD, brother, Jim Tom Tennyson of Mechanicsville, MD, Lorraine is also survived by 11 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her daughter; Connie (Geoff) Westbrook, of Bushwood, MD, grandson; Benjamin Raley, siblings; Pearl Duckett, Nettie Yates, Rip Tennyson, John Tennyson, Alberta Ferguson, and Beatrice Nelson. Mrs. Wood was a lifelong St. Mary’s county resident, she graduated from Margaret Brent High School in 1946, she was a homemaker. Lorraine was a Scout mom, and enjoyed playing the harmonica. She was a member of the St. Mary’s Two-Steppers, Country Docks Western Dancers, Chesapeake Country Cruizers, Bells of St. Mary’s, and St. Joseph’s choir. The family will receive friends on Monday, August 26, 2013 from 5:00PM to 8:00PM with prayers recited at 7:00PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 10:00AM in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Morganza, MD with Father Keith Woods officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD. Pallbearers will be; Adam Raley, Castle Raley, Jay Coombs, Ben Harding, Matt Wood, and John Leon, Jr. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hollywood Volunteer Rescue Squad and/or Hospice House of St. Mary’s.