In memory of
James Brison Woods
In memory of
James Brison Woods
James Brison Woods, 97, passed away on April 10, 2020 in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was a native of Cincinnati, Ohio and a resident of New Orleans for most of his life where he worked as an investment advisor. He was a graduate of Cincinnati Country Day School in 1940, attended Princeton University, left to serve in WWII, and graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 1963. He served in the Army during WWII and in Korea. He was a member of the France Amerique de la Louisiane, the Military Order of the World wars, and the Boston Club. Beloved husband of Elizabeth "Betsy" Frith Woods and loving father of Sun-Hwan Chu, of Chattanooga, Tennessee. He was a grandfather of four and a great-grandfather of nine. He also left behind loving nieces, nephews, and cousins. Relatives and friends are invited to honor his life with a graveside service held at his family tomb in Metairie Cemetery on Friday, July 10, 2020 at 2:30 PM. If you need directions to the property, you may stop by the funeral home a few minutes beforehand to pick up a map. Memorials and charitable contributions can be made to Palmer Home for Children, P.O. Box 746, Columbus, Mississippi 39703 or www.palmerhome.org.
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Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home
5100 PONTCHARTRAIN BLVD
New Orleans, LA 70124
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In memory of
James Brison Woods
James Brison Woods, 97, passed away on April 10, 2020 in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was a native of Cincinnati, Ohio and a resident of New Orleans for most of his life where he worked as an investment advisor. He was a graduate of Cincinnati Country Day School in 1940, attended Princeton University, left to serve in WWII, and graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 1963. He served in the Army during WWII and in Korea. He was a member of the France Amerique de la Louisiane, the Military Order of the World wars, and the Boston Club. Beloved husband of Elizabeth "Betsy" Frith Woods and loving father of Sun-Hwan Chu, of Chattanooga, Tennessee. He was a grandfather of four and a great-grandfather of nine. He also left behind loving nieces, nephews, and cousins. Relatives and friends are invited to honor his life with a graveside service held at his family tomb in Metairie Cemetery on Friday, July 10, 2020 at 2:30 PM. If you need directions to the property, you may stop by the funeral home a few minutes beforehand to pick up a map. Memorials and charitable contributions can be made to Palmer Home for Children, P.O. Box 746, Columbus, Mississippi 39703 or www.palmerhome.org.
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Services Provided By
Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home
5100 PONTCHARTRAIN BLVD
New Orleans, LA 70124
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