COLORADO CITY - The founder of Wood's Boots has passed away.
Billy Joe Wood died at the hospital on Saturday night.
He had been a lifelong resident of Colorado City and was 83-years-old.
Wood started his business, Wood's Boots, in Colorado City in 1965.
There are stores in Midland, Odessa and Lubbock.
Funeral services for Wood will be on Tuesday at 3 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Colorado City.
Burial will follow at the Colorado City Cemetery.