Washington Post, The (DC) – December 17, 1983 Julia Mullis Rood,
66, a retired substitute teacher in the Fairfax County public
school system and a member of the Naval Officers Wives Club, died
of cancer Dec. 14 at the Bethesda Naval Medical Center.
Mrs. Rood, who lived in Falls Church, was born in Harlem, Ga. She
graduated from what is now Florida State University and attended
Stetson University. She moved to the Washington area in the late
1940s and taught briefly in the Prince George’s County school
In the early 1970s, she returned to teaching in Fairfax County. As
a substitute, she often was assigned to Beech Tree Elementary. She
retired in 1979 for reasons of health.
Her husband, retired Navy Capt. George H. Rood, died in 1974.
Survivors include two daughters, Sally Ann Rood of Alexandria, and
Nancy Lee Rood of New Smyrna Beach, Fla., and one sister, Marjorie
Bethel of Daytona Beach, Fla.
Edition: Final Edition
Section: Metro; Obituaries
Index Terms: 8303190692; 2OBITS15
Record Number: 8303190692
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