Funeral services for Mr. John Calvin Goodrich Jr. age 76 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Wednesday at 10 AM at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Kirk Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery. Mr. Goodrich passed away Sunday evening at Donalson Care Center.
A native of Lincoln County, Mr. Goodrich was the son of the late John Calvin and Lida Lee Bruton Goodrich. Mr. Goodrich owned Jack’s Pawn Shop, was a past President of the Fayetteville Golf and Country Club, Foreman of the Grand Jury, served on the Fayetteville Gas Board, was an avid golfer and knife and gun trader, and a member of First Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include his wife Marilyn Goodrich of Lynchburg son John Holt Goodrich of Lynchburg daughter Marian Lee Hopkins of Elora, grandchildren Jennifer Lee Hamlin of Elora, George Ryan Hopkins of Huntsville, Zachary Good of Holly Pond, AL great grandchildren John Evan and Blair Elizabeth Hamlin of Elora, sister Page Maddox of Oak Ridge, nephews Bob Farrar of Maryland and Johnny Maddox of Knoxville,. Mr Goodrich was preceded in death by a sister Elizabeth Farrar.
Visitation with the family will be Tuesday from 5 PM till 8 PM at Higgins Funeral Home.
My sincere condolences to the Goodrich family. Jack was a good friend and will be missed by all. May your wealth of wonderful memories lend you comfort in the days to come. May God Bless and Keep You.
Jack was a friend. I miss the talks that we had when I was working on the square.
My prayers to God of the Bible are being lifted up for all of Jack’s family.
Page and family our heartfelt sympathy to you over the loss of your brother. Our prayers are with you and the family as you all go through this difficult time.
Imogene and Floyd
My condolences to the Goodrich family. Thoughts and prayers are with you a