Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Van Goodman

Van Goodman, 62, of Cromona, died September 1 at Pikeville Medical Center.

Born in Neon, he was a son of the late James Thomas and Geneva Young Goodman, and a brother of the late William Goodman, Harold Goodman, Earl Ray Goodman and Dennis O’Neil Goodman.

Surviving are his wife, Rita Smallwood Goodman; three sons, Jeremy Goodman of Paducah, Tim Arnold of Iowa, and Chris Saroki of Louisville; a stepson, Jason Smallwood of Elkhorn City; a daughter, Katie Curran of Louisville; 19 grandchildren and a great-grandchild; a brother, Ricky Goodman of Polk City, Fla.; and four sisters, Willma Mullins of Mayking, Betty Webb of Ermine, Elsie Webb of Louisville, and Deranda Wyatt of Jenkins.

Funeral services for Mr. Goodman were held September 4 at Bailey Funeral Home in Elkhorn City.

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