Mable J. Wright Goodrum
Mable J. Wright Goodrum, 89, Winchester, Ky., widow of the late T. Milner Goodrum, passed away quietly June 20, 2013, in Lexington, Ky. Ms. Goodrum was born in Houston County, Ga., the daughter of the late C. L. Wilson Sr. and Flossie Wilson Harper.
While residing in Macon, Ga., she was employed at Herin’s Grocery and Davison’s Department Store, she was employed for 26 years as a fabric development coordinator for the William Carter Co., Needham, Mass., and retired in 1989. Ms. Goodrum was a member of Gold Star Wives of America, VFW Auxiliary, Order of the Eastern Star Chapter 345 of Macon, Ga., NAMI and Zion Hill Baptist Church in Jonesboro, Ga.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Jesse W. Wright; her sister, Myrtle Goodrum; her brothers, Raymond W. Wilson and C.L. Wilson Jr. and stepfather Henry G. Harper.
She is survived by her daughter, Brenda W. Harrington (Heyward T.), Winchester, Ky.; stepson Thomas M. Goodrum Jr., Newton, Mass.; four grandchildren, H. T. “Tee” Harrington Jr., Winchester, Ky., C. Blayne Harrington (Rita) Rutledge, Ga., Thad W. Harrington (Amber) Indian Trail, N.C., and Jessica H. Thomas (Brian) Winchester, Ky.; eight great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Monday, June 24, at Monroe County Memorial Chapel, 86 West Main St., Forsyth, Ga., with burial in Forsyth City Cemetery. Rev. Martin Jones will officiate. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at Monroe County Memorial Chapel.
Please visit www.monroecountymemorialchapel.com to express tributes.
Monroe County Memorial Chapel, 86 West Main St., Forsyth, Ga., has charge of arrangements.