Mari Anna Wood Welch

Mari Anna Wood Welch, 78, formerly of Cobb, died Saturday, July 4, 2020, in Louisville.

Born Nov. 2, 1941, she was a daughter of the late Garland and Mayme Lee Wood. She graduated from Western Kentucky State College in 1964 in Daviess County. She retired from the Department of Defense Schools, following 31 years of service in Nürnberg and Heidelberg, Germany.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Betty Wood and Marcella Wood Sanders; and a grandson.

Survivors include two children, Carmela Welch Hoffmann and James Welch; two sisters, Wanda Rose Wood (James) Mitchell, and Nancy Wood Cates; a brother, Bobby (Patsy) Wood; several grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

A private funeral service will be held for immediate family only.

Morgan’s Funeral Home in Princeton is in charge of arrangements.

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