Funeral services for Mrs. Lucille Goolsby, 83, of Whitleyville,
TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Wednesday, August 22, 2018, at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in
the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 4 P.M. - 8
P.M., and Wednesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Saturday, August 18, 2018, at her
She was born November 23, 1934, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Esco Dodson and Cooper Bilbrey Dodson. On January
21, 1955, she was married to the late Omer D. Goolsby, who
passed away March 31, 2018. She was a homemaker, and a
teachers' aide at North Springs Head Start. She was a member
of the North Springs Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 1 Son: Richard "Ricky" Eugene Goolsby; 1 Brother:
Walter Junior Dodson; and 1 Sister: Merry Ellen Dodson.
Survivors include 1 Son: Randy Goolsby of Whitleyville, TN;
2 Daughters: Regina Goolsby of Carthage, TN, and Amanda
(Larry) Dillard of Gordonsville, TN; 5 Grandchildren: Jesse
Presley, Kaleb Ashburn, Kobe Ashburn, Tina (Cavin) Gudat,
and Kelsey Ashburn; 1 Great Grandson: Jackson Whittemore; 3
Sisters: Marie Cannon of Smyrna, TN, Anna Lee (Tony) Reina
of La Vergne, TN, and Linda (Billy) Warden of Murfreesboro,
TN; and 1 Sister-in-Law: Edna Dodson of Red Boiling Springs,
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to help
with funeral expenses by contacting the funeral home.
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