Sylvia Bowen Wood
April 15, 1950 – April 29, 2023
Sylvia Bowen Wood, 73, of Prince Frederick, Maryland passed away April 29, 2023 in Waldorf, Maryland. She was born on April 15, 1950 in Prince Frederick, Maryland to the late Guy Lawrence Bowen and late Alma Turner Bowen. Sylvia is also preceded in death by her loving husband James Edward Wood, Sr. and sisters Dorothy Bowen and Cathy Carroll.
Graduated from Calvert High School, worked as a bank teller for Calvert Bank and Trust until she went to work for Lusby Motor Company as a secretary/ bookkeeper. Sylvia enjoyed working in her yard, taking care of her flower beds, trimming shrubs, and making sure the mulch and white rocks were laid down perfectly. She loved being around her family and friends, and spreading joy with them whether they were dancing or listening to music. Sylvia was an avid country music; Elvis and Beatles fan She was a lifetime member of Trinity United Methodist Church and enjoyed her friends there and the time spent there with them.
Sylvia is survived by her son, James Edward Wood, Jr. and his wife Beth, grandchildren Timothy Edward and Emily Morgan Wood. She is also survived by her siblings: Teresa Denton and her husband Bunky, Larry Bowen and his wife Judy, Anne Weems, Sharon Godfrey and her husband John, Brother in Law, Wayne Carroll, and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at Trinity United Methodist Church on Sunday May 7, 2023 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. Services will be held at Trinity United Methodist Church on Monday May 8, 2023 at 11 AM. Interment will follow in Asbury Cemetery. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church or the Alma T. Bowen Scholarship Fund, C/O Trinity UM Church (write on your check for the Alma T. Bowen Scholarship Fund) either one may be mailed to 90 Church Street Prince Frederick, MD 20678.
Monday, May 8, 2023