Funeral services for Jackie Hugh “Jack” Goodell, 89, of Sperry, OK, were held Monday, November 11, 2019 at Sperry Christian Church in Sperry, OK. Elder Charles Rowden and Elder Connie Bias officiated, and burial was in Rest Haven Cemetery in Sperry, OK. Casket bearers were All of Jack’s Friends at The Round Table.
Jack was born June 22, 1930 in Osage, OK to Cooper Bennett and Lottie Maco (Hulet) Goodell. He passed away November 6, 2019 in Tulsa, OK.
Jack worked for Spartan Aircraft, then for American Airlines and retired after 29 years. His hobbies were golf, fishing, and carpentry work in his garage. Jack probably made several furniture pieces for those here today. But he loved doing this for people. He and Eveline took many vacations. They went to Hawaii several times, California, Las Vegas, and to the lake in their motor home. They square danced in the early years.
He is survived by his son, Eugene Goodell and wife, Kathy of Cleveland; grandsons, Chris Goodell and wife, Dorothy of Cleveland, and Stephen Goodell and wife, Melissa of Sperry; great-grandchildren, Kristen Pederson and husband, Christian , Rachel Goodell, Payten Goodell, Kylee Goodell and Grant Goodell; brother, Lester Goodell of Tulsa; and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Eveline Goodell; parents, Cooper and Lottie Goodell; brothers, Harmon Murie, Johnnie Murie, Melvin Goodell, Virgil Goodell, Jim Goodell and Herbert Goodell; and sisters, Eva Johnson, Alma Clark, Patsy Sweeden, and Mary Taylor.
Arrangements and services were entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home, Sperry.
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