Wallace Bolt Hood

  • Born: April 27, 1929
  • Died: October 8, 2021
  • Location: Greenville, South Carolina

Robinson Funeral Home & Crematory - Powdersville Road

1425 Powdersville Road
Easley, SC 29642

Tel. (864) 442-1800

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mr. Wallace "Bolt" Hood, 92, husband of the late Martha Geneva Phillips Hood, went to be with his Lord and Savior Friday, October 8, 2021.

Born in Greenville County, the son of the late James Frank Hood and the late Bertha Jeanette "Nettie" Freeman Hood, Mr. Hood retired as a supervisor for Gaylord Crown Zellerbach after many years of service. He was an avid collector and enjoyed going to the jockey lot, working on his land, and spending time with family. He was a Sunday School teacher for many years and an active member of Rock Springs Baptist Church, where he was also a member of the Tom Sheriff Sunday School Class.

Surviving are his granddaughter, Heather Foster (Jason) of Powdersville; great-grandchildren, Hannah Huffman, Case Burger, and Colby Foster; daughter-in-law, Debbie Ellison (Bill) of Easley; and four great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to his wife and parents, Mr. Hood was predeceased by his son, Charles Frank Hood; and a grandson, Chad Frank Hood.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at Rock Springs Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Rock Springs Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. at the church, prior to the service.

The family is at the home of Heather and Jason Foster.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rock Springs Baptist Church, 201 Rock Springs Road, Easley, SC 29642.

Visit RobinsonFuneralHomes.com or Robinson Funeral Home & Crematory-Powdersville Road, Easley.


Condolence & Memory Journal

So sorry for your loss. Bolt was such a nice man. I always enjoyed talking with him when we would meet. My mother (Mildred Hood Thomas) was Bolt's first cousin and Geneva was my dad's (Charlie Thomas) first cousin..

Posted by Nora Thomas Eaton - Belton, SC - Family   October 10, 2021


I know that Papa Bolt is rejoicing in Heaven.You all have precious memories.I know that your hearts are broken.We love you all and hold each other close.

Posted by Deb Holloway - Greeneville, TN - Family   October 10, 2021

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