Olen GoodaleFayetteville, AR, 1928 - 2013 0comment
Olen Goodale, age 84, of Fayetteville died Tuesday, May 7, 2013. He was born July 10, 1928, in Fraley, Mo., to Willard Frank and Mary Ethel Haley Goodale.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Varena Trosper and Doris Chappell; and a brother, J.C. Goodale.
He was the retired manager of a rural water district and served as public administrator for Pemiscot County in Missouri. He formerly served as deacon and elder at Central Church of Christ in Caruthersville, Mo.
He was a member of Johnson Church of Christ in Johnson, Ark. He was a United States Army veteran of the Korean conflict.
He is survived by his wife Mary Lou Goodale; one daughter, Linda Bolin of Fayetteville, Ark.; one son, Howard Goodale and his wife. Patricia of Marrero, La.; brother, W.F. "Dub" Goodale of Lillian, Ala.; four grandchildren, Emily Holloway and her husband, Chris, Michael Bolin and his wife, Samantha, Stephen Goodale and William Goodale; two great-grandchildren, Dakota Holloway and Emma Grace Holloway.
Visitation will be held 5-7 p.m., Thursday, May 9, 2013, at Moore's Chapel.
Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Friday at Johnson Church of Christ. Burial will be in Farmington Cemetery, under the direction of Moore's Chapel.
Memorials may be made to Washington Regional Hospice, 34 W. Colt Square, Fayetteville AR 72703.
To sign the online guestbook, visit www.mooresfuneralchapel.com.
Published May 9, 2013
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