Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

December 24, 2012

OBITUARY: Donald W. Goolsby


Mineral Wells Index

GRANBURY – Donald W. Goolsby, 79, of Granbury passed away in his home in Granbury with his family at his side. Service: 11:00 AM, Thursday, Granbury Church of God. Interment: Holly Hills Memorial Park. Visitation: 6:00-8:00 PM, Wednesday, Wiley Funeral Home.

Mr. Goolsby was born June 21, 1933 in Lamesa, Texas to Jeames Burl "Jim" Goolsby and Eunice May Jackson Goolsby. He attended Lamesa High School and married Ramona Jane York September 12, 1954 in Lamesa.

Don loved his family, cherished his grandkids, and served the Lord at Granbury Church of God. He followed the Texas Rangers, the Cowboys and the Mavericks and enjoyed watching sports of TV. He liked listening to music. He sold used cars and supported his family and will be missed.

Don was preceded in death by his parents, Jim and Eunice, 5 Brothers, J.L., Herman, Laroy, Junior, and William, and daughter in law, Cynthia.

Survived: Wife, Ramona Goolsby of Granbury; Sons, Ricky and Peggy Goolsby of Graford, Danny and Tricia Goolsby of Mineral Wells, David and Melanie Goolsby of Granbury. 13 Grandchildren, 29 Great Grandchildren, and 4 Great Great Grandchildren. Sister, Alta Shortes of Granbury and several Nieces and Nephews.

Wiley Funeral Home, Granbury, 817-573-3000