Loyd Steffson Woods, 61, of Patterson, MO, passed away Tuesday, January 17, 2023, at Madison Medical Center in Fredericktown, MO. He was born in Merkel, TX, May 1, 1961, to par- ents George and Barbara (Reeves) Woods.
Loyd was a loving fa- ther, grandpa, and brother. In the past he worked as a truck driver. He enjoyed tak- ing rides on his Harley and spending time on the river. He was a huge racing fa- natic; he especially was a Nascar and Jeff Gordan fan. If you knew Loyd, you knew how obnoxious, funny, and loud he was. Loyd loved his children and grandchildren and was close with them all, they were his world.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother: Johnny Woods; sister: Gayle Harness.
Loyd is survived by his children: Jake and his wife Jessica Woods of Millers- ville, MO, Jess Hills and significant other Gabe Rust of Farmington, MO, Erica and her husband Meheon- emashea White of Marble Hill, MO, Stephanie and her husband Devin Web- ster of Farmington, MO; brother: Jeff and his wife Georgia Woods of St. Gen- evieve, MO; grandchildren: Malachi Hillis, Cameron Woods-Duncan, Aiden Rust, Kendyll Keith-Webster, Muhalya White, Graylyn White, Nashlyn White, and Liam Webster. Loyd will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
There are no services to announce at this time. On- line condolences can be made at www.rueggfuneral- homes.com