Chris Goolsby, 41, of 2905 Temple St., Eldorado, died at his residence on Dec. 13, 2012.
He was born in Eldorado on Aug. 23, 1971, to the late Clyde “Tubby” Goolsby and his mother Dianne Milligan. He worked as a roofer for Tie On Roofing in Carmi and he was a member of the Eldorado American Legion Post 169.
On May 7, 1998, he married the former Linda Unthank and she survives in Eldorado. He is also survived by two sons, Christopher Lars (Sami) Goolsby of Eldorado and Chevy Lane Goolsby of Eldorado; one daughter, Cassandra Leanne (Wes) Goolsby of Eldorado; grandchild, Kayden Key; mothers, Dianne (Vern - Butch) Milligan of Hampshire and Judy Goolsby of Eldorado; three brothers, Curtis (Carolyn) Goolsby of Eldorado, Craig (Shaylea) Goolsby of Eldorado and Justin (Kayla) Goolsby of Murray, Ky.; two stepbrothers, James and Shannon Milligan of Genoa; sister, Crystal Allan Goolsby of Geona; a half sister Catrina Goolsby of Henderson, Ky.; a stepsister, Mary May of Ky.; a very dear friend Samuel Gobin; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday Dec. 15, 2012, at Watson Funeral Home. The Rev. Fred Wilson will officiate.
Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery. Visitation will be held 11 a.m. Saturday until service time at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at watsonfuneralhome.net