Joseph William Goode Sr. 83, of Ethridge, passed away Monday, May 16, 2011, at Alive Hospice at Saint Thomas in Nashville.
A native of Montgomery, Ala., he was retired from Murray Ohio and was a member of the Springer Road Church of Christ. His parents were the late Ruel Fred and Cora Roxy Johns Goode.
He is survived by his wife, Bessie Willodean Taylor Goode of Ethridge; three daughters, Cathrine Goode Story of Lawrenceburg, Patsy Goode Black of Lewisburg, and Diane Goode Laws of Leoma; son, Joseph William Goode Jr. of Pulaski; brother, Howard Goode of Lawrenceburg; 12 grandchildren, Shane Brewer, Travis Goode, Melissa Allison, Tracy Goode, Heather Brewer, Shannon Dunkle, Derik Dunkle, Kristy Smith, J J Murphy, Jennifer Cook, Jeffery Black, and Rose Harrington; 21 great-grandchildren; three nieces and one nephew.
Funeral Services were conducted at Neal Funeral Home on Wednesday, May 18, with Johnny Fisher officiating, followed by burial in Lawrence County Memorial Gardens.
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