Mary B. Hood

Born: Sun., Apr. 7, 1929
Died: Sun., Dec. 3, 2017


9:00 AM to 10:00 AM, Sat., Dec. 09, 2017
Location: Mt. Moriah Baptist Church

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Sat., Dec. 09, 2017
Location: Mt. Moriah Baptist Church

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Mary B. Hood was born April 7, 1929, the fourth of seven children to Lucinda (Cyndi) Williams in Sumpterville, Alabama.  She was united in holy matrimony to Bryant Hood, Sr. on September 17, 1947 in Eutaw, Alabama. To this union were born seven children; three sons and four daughters. She leaves to cherish her memory her children, Shakira (Halif) Muhammad of Matteson, IL, Barbara Hood of Joliet, IL, Freddie James Hood (Pedrina) of San Antonio, TX, Joann McGaughy of Joliet, IL, Roderick Hood of Harrisburg, PA and Cynthia Willis (Andrew) of Joliet, IL.
Mary is preceded in death by her husband, Bryant Hood, Sr.; her son, Bryant Hood, Jr. and granddaughter, Rashidah Jones (Joe), as well as her six siblings.
Mary leaves to cherish her memory, over 100 grandchildren, great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Mary was a virtuous woman, a woman of loyalty and integrity who held love for family above all else.  Cooking particularly Sunday and holiday meals were among her passions as well as being a seamstress of the gods.  She could sew anything and took great pried in the ability to do it.
She was a prayer warrier who loved God and throughout her life remained faithful, loyal and committed.
On December 3, 2017, the matriarch of our family, Mrs. Mary Hood answered God's clarion call peacefully in her sleep at Provena Saint Joseph Medical Center with her loving children, other family members and pastor by er bedside.


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Magnolia Terrell
   Posted Thu December 14, 2017
My condolence to Barbara and family sorry about your loss may God strengthen you

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