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GOODRICH George Willard

Male 1914 - 1995  (81 years)


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  • Name GOODRICH George Willard  [1
    Born 1914  [2
    Gender Male 
    Residence Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Resident of Surry CountyAll his life 
    Died 16 Dec 1995  Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 18 Dec 1995  Wakefield Township, Sussex County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • THE VIRGINIAN-PILOT
      Copyright (c) 1995, Landmark Communications, Inc.

      DATE: Sunday, December 17, 1995 TAG: 9512170026
      SECTION: LOCAL PAGE: B7 EDITION: FINAL
      DATELINE: DENDRON LENGTH: Short : 32 lines


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      G. WILLARD GOODRICH
      G. Willard Goodrich, 81, died Saturday, Dec. 16, 1995, in his home.

      He was a native of Surry County and son of the late George Washington and Cornelia Whitmore Goodrich. He served on the board of trustees of Dendron United Methodist Churchland was formerly a member of the Blackwater Sportsman's Club. From 1935 to 1983 he worked for Columbian Peanut Company, Wakefield. He was a partner in Goodrich Truck Line, Wakefield, for many years.

      He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Harris Goodrich; three daughters, Betty G. Thompson of Colonial Heights, Norma Dean Roach of Surry, and Joanie G. Berryman of Elberon; sister, Frances G. McGahee of Suffolk; seven grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two great-stepgrandchildren; three nephews; and a niece. He was the brother of the late Gracie G. Joyner.

      Funeral services will be held in Purviance Funeral Home, Wakefield, Monday at 3 p.m. by the Rev. Tommy Davidson, the Rev. Don Davidson, and the Rev. Raymond G. Rowland Jr. Burial will be in Wakefield Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the building fund of Dendron United Methodist Church or the Surry Volunteer Rescue Squad.
    Person ID I2852  Booth Family
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2016 

    Father GOODRICH George Washington,   b. 20 Jun 1882,   d. 11 Jan 1949, Dendron, Surry County VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother WHITMORE Cornelia Neal,   b. 23 Jan 1883,   d. 23 Apr 1964, Newport News, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Jan 1904  [5
    Family ID F1015  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family HARRIS Iola Elizabeth,   b. 8 Aug 1915, Sussex County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 2016  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 1939 
    Children 
     1. GOODRICH Norma Dean
     2. GOODRICH Joanie G.
     3. GOODRICH Betty G.
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F1017  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 18 Dec 1995 - Wakefield Township, Sussex County, VA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S328] Church Records, Church Records (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S200] Obituary from newspaper (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S200] Obituary from newspaper (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S200] Obituary from newspaper, Virginia-Pilot 12/17/195 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S1010] Laura Anne Jenkins Goodrich Records, Laura Anne (Jenkins) Goodrich (Reliability: 3).