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Funeral Arrangements for Early Co. Tax Commissioner Sylvia Hood

Early County's Tax Commissioner was killed Tuesday. 64-year-old Sylvia Hood worked in the...
Early County's Tax Commissioner was killed Tuesday. 64-year-old Sylvia Hood worked in the County Tax Office for twenty-two years.(WTVY News 4)
Published: Nov. 2, 2016 at 3:52 AM CDT
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[UPDATE: November 2, 2016]

Funeral arrangements have been announced for long-time Early County Tax Commissioner Sylvia Hood.

The funeral will be Thursday, November 3rd at Manry-Jordan-Hodges Funeral Home Chapel at 2pm ET. The family will receive friends for visitation beginning at 1 pm.

Burial will follow in the Friendship Cemetery in Donalsonville.

Hood served as Early County Tax Commissioner for several terms. She was killed in a head-on crash on Tuesday. Sylvia Hood was 65 years old.

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Early County's Tax Commissioner was killed Tuesday.

65-year-old Sylvia Hood worked in the County Tax Office for 38 years.

The accident happened on Highway 39 South and 3 Notch Road, as she was heading to work.

Sylvia was married to Kevin Hood Sr. She had a son, stepson, and one grandson and a step-daughter.

Early County Board of Commissioners Chairman June Merritt was a good friend of Hood's, and says she was a fun, hardworking and energetic person to work with.

Merritt says Hood planned on retiring in two months.

Sylvia hood, Early County Tax Commissioner, was 65 years old.