Robert “Rob” Justin Woods, of Moscow Mills, MO, passed away Saturday, December 24, 2022 at the age of 36. Beloved son of Robin and Andrea Woods; devoted father of Amelia Ruth Woods; dear brother of Jared (Amanda) Woods and David Woods; loving uncle of Elias Woods; treasured nephew of Prentis Woods, Diana (Larry) Orf, and John (Amy) Phillips; cherished grandson of the late Lester N. & Ruth Woods and Roy & Claudine Wasson; cherished cousin and friend to many.
Robert attended Jackson State while also serving in ministry in Jackson, TN. After moving to Missouri, Robert attended Faith Chapel. Robert grew up with the foundation of faith and family which he always valued.
Robert proudly and honorably served in the United Stated Marine Corp as an infantry rifleman. During his service, he received the Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, two Korean Defense Service Medals, two Sea Service Deployment Ribbons, a Letter of Appreciation, and a Sharpshooter Rifle Qualification Badge.
After his time in the service, Robert bravely served St. Louis County as a Police Officer where he received the Life Saving Award and the Award of Excellence. In his free time, Robert enjoyed staying active. He liked to run, workout and was an avid reader. Most of all, Robert cherished the time he spent with his daughter, Amelia.
They never missed a St. Louis Cardinals baseball game or a day at the park. Robert was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
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