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Gary

Monroe

Goode

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September 1, 2019

Gary Monroe Goode, 69, of 1012 Hattie Street in Mallow, died Sunday, September 1, 2019, at Lewis Gale Medical Center in Salem. Mr. Goode was born March 18, 1950, in Covington a son of the late Herbert Newton Goode and Louise Sellers Goode. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Kenny Goode and Herbert Goode and two brothers-in-law, Norman Hilton and George Lee. He had retired from the Lear Corporation as a machine operator. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force with multiple deployments overseas. He was an avid NASCAR fan. He enjoyed carving walking sticks and tending his garden. Surviving are his Son, Gary Goode, II, of Covington; three Daughters, Brandi Snead and Tabitha Lewis, both of Covington and Tara Goode of Arizona; six grandchildren, Olivia, Alexander Andrew, Isaiah, Nadia and Chloe; five Sisters, Charlotte Hilton, of Summersville, SC, Patty Burchette and her husband, Ryland of Hot Springs, Ronnie Goode and his wife, Mary, and Gail Tucker and her husband, Burwin "Doonie", all of Covington, Cheryl Boguess and her husband, Leon, of Clifton Forge and Sandra "Peanut" Lee, of Huntsville, AL; his sister-in-law, Shelby Goode, of Covington; the Mother of his children, Ruth Via, several nieces and nephews, and his close friends who assisted him greatly to include his nephew Tony. In keeping with Gary's wishes his body has been cremated. A graveside service will be held Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery with Rev. Doug Hollenbeck officiating. Inurnment will follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery with Military Rites presented by the Curtis A. Smith Post 1033 Veterans of Foreign Wars. The family will receive their friends from 12:30PM to 1:30PM on Saturday at Arritt Funeral Home. Visition Saturday, September 7, 2019 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM Arritt Funeral Home Chapel 1102 S. Highland Ave. Covington,Virginia - 24426
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Juanita /Kenny Helton

Apr 23, 2024

The family of Betty ,we will miss her so much ,I will never forget her Praising the Lord ,always dancing in the presence of the Lord ,always had a heart of gold for the people ❤️, she is now in the arms of the Lord ,

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Laura Harris Waddy

Apr 23, 2024

Betty was my classmate from grade 6 at Watson to Graduation from CHS, c/o 1971. She was very quiet, yet very friendly.
I saw her several times, after her return to Covington, usually at church. She was very spiritual and loved worship and praise.
My condolences 🙏🏽 and prayers to her entire Family.

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J.R. & Mary Persinger

Apr 23, 2024

Sorry for your loss. May Joe rest in a peaceful heaven. Prayers for the family.

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Debbie Shuart

Apr 22, 2024

Kathy, So sorry to hear of Robert’s passing. He’ll be remembered as the kind face and always a kind word sitting in front of us at Church. Prayers 🙏

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Mr. and Mrs Terry Rock

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family - We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Johnny was a fine man and he will be missed. Please know that you will be in our thoughts and prayers, with our sincerest sympathy.

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Thomas and Barbara Tucker

Apr 21, 2024

Robert was one of the greatest person I've ever met a Christian friend. And man always loved to see you happy go lucky. Never a bad word to say about anybody. Are lives are richer for knowing him .

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Debbie Tingler Smith

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and Family
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Johnny was such a kind sweet person. His smile would brighten anyone's day. God Bless All of You.

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Michele and Joshua

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family. Sorry for your loss.

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Sandy Lemons

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley, John and Lorrie my thoughts and prayers. Some of our best times in Covington were at your house. Johnny and Bo are up there healthy and pain free. My love and prayers are with you all.

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Donnette Miles

Apr 20, 2024

May you rest in paradise.

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Jack & Nadine Wykle

Apr 20, 2024

Cathy we are both so sorry for your loss. May you find hope and peace in the precious memories of yesterday.

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Roscoe R. Humphries

Apr 20, 2024

Jonny was such a wonderful man who loved his family, enjoyed his motorcycle rides with friends and attending car shows. Prayers to you Shirley and family.

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