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Elmer B. Goolsby

October 20, 1940 ~ February 9, 2018 (age 77)

Elmer Brocket Goolsby passed away on Friday, February 9, 2018 at IU Health-Bloomington Hospital.

He was born October 20, 1940 in Clay County, TN to the late Wade and Dona Goolsby.  On December 20, 1958 he was married to Betty Jackson who survives.  He was a retired truck driver from RCA in Bloomington and was a member of the Family of God Church in Gosport, Indiana.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Jo Goolsby; son, Jeffrey Lynn (Sandra) Goolsby; daughter Pamela Carol Ellington, all of Gosport; granddaughter, Brittany Nicole Ellington (David Mitchell); grandson, Wade Allen Goolsby all of Gosport; great-grandsons, Hunter and Hayden Burton of Zionsville; great-granddaughter, Alexis Lynn Mitchell of Gosport; three brothers, and one sister all of Tennessee.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his five brothers and two sisters.

At Elmer’s request there are no services at this time.  Cremation arrangements entrusted to Chandler Funeral Home in Ellettsville.  

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