William Marshall "Will" Hood and children in 1948. Left to right, back row are Floyd M., Elmer L., Will, and Jessie Leonard. On the front are Opal Irene (Hood) Revis, Vera Lucille (Hood) Christy, Dorothy Juanita Hood, and Lola Mae (Hood) Beard. Will's first wife, the childrens' mother, was Mary Elizabeth (Engelhardt) Hood. She died on 10 July 1927.