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2012-03-08 / Obituaries


Eddie Goolsby, 71, of Alberta died Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012 at J. Paul Jones Hospital in Camden. He was born Aug. 30, 1940 in Birmingham. Mr. Goolsby was an ironworker for Local 92. He was a lifetime member of Local 92 in Birmingham and he was a business agent for the union hall for several terms. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Pleasant Grove.

Graveside services were Sunday, Mar. 4, at County Line Baptist Church Cemetery with David Morgan officiating.

He is survived by his wife Ruth Goolsby of Tuscaloosa; son, Laried Shane Goolsby of Alberta; daughter, Anna Shannon Baughman of Tuscaloosa; two sisters, Dorothy Scott of West Palm Beach, Fla. and Marjorie Maness of Arlington; brother, William Goolsby of Oneonta; four grandchildren, Wesley Laried Goolsby, Ashley Nicole Goolsby, Joshua James Baughman and Benjamin Edward Baughman.

Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville directed.

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