Lonnie N. Gooch, age 76, of Eubank, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, December 18, 2021, at Rockcastle Regional Hospital & Respiratory Care Center in Mount Vernon, Kentucky. Born Sunday, June 24, 1945, in Crab Orchard, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Duke & Lillian Cummins Gooch. Lonnie was the widower of Sharon L. Ball Gooch, whom he married Monday, January 3, 1972, and preceded him in death Wednesday, August 2, 2017. He was of Baptist faith, previously worked at Somerset Stockyards and retired from Whirlpool. Lonnie loved his livestock and enjoyed animal trading with all his buddies.
Lonnie leaves behind one brother, Larry Gooch (Donna) of Mount Vernon; three sisters, Gina Eubank (Mark) and Tammy Todd (Roy) both of Eubank, and Rhonda Brown of Lexington, Kentucky; nieces and nephews; Tonia Griffin (Scott), Tommy Gooch (Cathy Murphy), Nathan Eubank (Kendra), Derek Todd (Suzanne), Lyndsey Clark (Logan), Ashton Todd, Whitney Turner (Mikah), and Kendra Brown; and several great nieces and nephews that he adored.
A Public Visitation will be held 11:00AM-12:00PM Monday, December 20, 2021, at Liberty Baptist Church in Crab Orchard, Kentucky.
A Public Funeral Service will be held 12:00PM Monday, at the church. Bro. Vola Brown will officiate the service.
Burial will follow in Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery. Tommy Gooch, Nathan Eubank, Derek Todd, Logan Clark, Luke Gooch, and Roy Todd will serve as Active Pallbearers.
PLEASE NOTE: The family requests that anyone who attends the visitation and funeral service for Lonnie Gooch to please wear a mask or face covering.
Barnett, Demrow & Friend Funeral Home, Waynesburg, Kentucky, is entrusted with Lonnie’s arrangements. Guest Book at www.friendfuneralhomes.com.