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Mr. Joseph Woods
(Sunrise: October 31, 1949 - Sunset: October 21, 2015)

The Harris, Woods, Redd, and Lawson families announce the death of their son, brother, grandson, nephew, uncle and cousin, Mr. Joseph Woods, on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at Forest Hills Hospital in Queens, New York. He was 65 years old.

His remains have been deposited at the All Faiths Burial and Cremation Service, pending burial rites.

He was predeceased by his father, Mr. Edward Woods; his mother, Mrs. Adeline E. Harris Horace; one son, Julian Konyon Woods; two brothers, Alexander Rosler Redd and Thomas Garlahwhea Redd; and one sister, Elizabeth Lawson.

He leaves to mourn his loss his brothers: Harrison N. Redd and Isaac Harris; sisters: Georgia M. Redd, Julia Redd Buckle, Margaret S. Lawson, Cllr. F. Juah Lawson, Euphemia Woods and S. Elizabeth G. Kelly; 2 grandchildren Kanyona and  Kaborn; 1 great-granddaughter Zahny; several nieces and nephews; aunts and uncle; cousins and a host of relatives and friends in Liberia and the United States of America.

Funeral arrangements are as follow:

The funeral Service will be held at the All Faiths Burial and Cremation Service, 189-06 Liberty Avenue • Hollis, Queens, New York 11412 on Saturday, October 31, 2015, at 10:30 a.m.

Note:  Venue of light refreshments will be announced at the service.


Mr. Harrison N. Redd (brother):  212-882-1982 (Cell)
Mr. Isaac Harris (brother): 646-919-0258
Ms. Georgia M. Redd (sister):  231 886 553685, 231 777 553685
Mrs. Julia M. Redd Buckle (sister):  267-325-9211 (Cell)
Ms. Margaret S. Lawson (sister):  301-662-7017, 770-363-6036 (Cell)
Cllr. F. Juah Lawson (sister):  231 886 551849, 231 777 551849
Ms. Euphemia Woods (sister): 704-756-5947
Ms. S. Elizabeth G. Kelly (sister): 401-338-7066