John Nicholas Red Feather Hood, 31, a resident of Decatur, passed away on Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, at his home.
He was born in Chattanooga on Jan. 8, 1982, and has been a lifelong resident of the Decatur area. He was of the Baptist faith. He was a loving son, father and husband. He was loved by all those who had the opportunity to know him and will be greatly missed by many.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents: Gerald Phillips and William and Mary Hood; and also two brothers, Gordon Murphy and Brandon Hood.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory his mother, Sharon Hood; his loving wife, Heather Hood; four children: Brad, Ethan Leslie Ann and Michael; his father and stepmother, John P. and Shirley Hood; one sister, Annissia Lynn Miller; two brothers, DeWight Hood (Gena) and Joseph Hood; two aunts, Michele and Gloria; one uncle, Tony; one great-aunt, Ruby; one nephew, Arron Womack; and many other extended family members and a host of special friends.
The family will receive friends on Monday night, Sept. 16, 2013, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. in the parlor of Companion Funeral Home.
A graveside service is planned for Tuesday morning, Sept. 17, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the McInturff Cemetery in Birchwood, Tenn. with the Rev. Tony Phillips officiating.
You are encouraged to share a memory of John and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial web page and guest book at www.companionfunerals.com.