Donald L. Gooding, 78, of Fountaintown

Donald L. Gooding, 78, of Fountaintown, passed away Sunday, December 4, 2022.

He was born May 10, 1944, in Murryville, Illinois, the son of Opal (Barfield) Gooding. 

He married Roberta Jean Farquer, and she preceded him in death on March 1, 2012.

Don is survived by several relatives including his granddaughter, Adriana Stamps and husband, Josh; great-grandchildren, Taylor, Xander and Faith; and sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Melanie and Donald Farquer.

In addition to Roberta, Donald was preceded in death by his parents.

Don was a heavy equipment operator for Enterprise Electrical and Mechanical, retiring in 2006.

He enjoyed going fishing and racing cars.

Don was a member of the Morristown American Legion Post No. 102 and the Greenfield Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 2693.

Services have been entrusted to Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, Frazier Chapel, 124 E. North St. in Morristown.

Interment will be at Fountaintown Cemetery.

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