FPS staff report
August 30, 2011
Name: James Tidball Woods
Town of Residence: Malvern
Charm Woods, wife, retired kindergarten teacher; Andy Woods, son, Los Angeles, CA.
Occupation: Retail Grocer
How long have you held this position? 36 years
What or who influenced you to become involved in the field you are in:
My mother and father purchased a small grocery in 1953 and they were a huge influence on my decision.
What are your duties?
Owner and operator of Woods Grocery in Malvern.
As a youngster, what did you inspire to become one day?
A history teacher and high school football coach.
What are your hobbies?
Reading history and biographies. Following the Browns, Buckeyes, Hornets, Indians and Mt. Union Football.
I am a contributor to many civic organizations.
In my spare time, I enjoy...listening to Van Morrison and Bob Dylan.
Home cooked meals.
Last movie you saw:
We used to take our son all the time but I can’t actually remember the last one.
Favorite movie of all time:
People would be surprised to know that I...always carry a clean handkerchief in my hip pocket.