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Wanda Nyleen Hood Acton

January 18, 1935 — July 25, 2022

Wanda Nyleen Hood Acton, 87, of Eubank, passed away Monday, July 25, 2022 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital Jean Waddle Care Center.

She was born January 18, 1935 in Rockcastle; daughter of the late Elmer & Lucretia (Rash) Cromer. She worked for Sherwin Williams and was a member of Walnut Grove Church of Christ.

She is survived by her children, Kathy & (Philip) Scott and Karen Hood; a daughter-in-law, Gayle Hood; a brother, Jerald Cromer; grandchildren, Ashley & (Matt) Stepp, Morgan & (Justin) Henson, Meagan & (Nick) Garrison, Joshua & (Courtney) Scott, Jeremy Hood, Travis Hood, and Kayla Gentry; great-grandchildren, Emily Henson, Jaxon Hood, and Collin Hood; and her husband, Lowell Acton.

She is preceded in death by her first husband of 50 years, Lance Hood; two sons, Gary Hood, who died in infancy, and Terry Hood; and her siblings, Lester Cromer, Joe Cromer, Ed Cromer, Ina Bullock, Lina Dilbert, Essie Payne, and Dessie Bullock.

A funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Friday, July 29, 2022 at the Chapel of Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Marvin Cromer and Bro. Philip Scott officiating.

Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Thursday, July 28, 2022 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.

Morris & Hilsope Funeral Home is honored to assist the family with arrangements.

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Friday, July 29, 2022

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