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The time in which we currently live in unprecedented in my life and that of most everyone. COVID-19 has turned regular life upside down, with businesses having to adapt their models to adjust to the changing landscape that has resulted from the need to practice principles like “social distan…

Cecil W. Wood, 78, of Sebring, Florida, passed away January 27, 2020.