Mr. Good passed from this life at 4:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at his home. Ed was born near West Plains, Missouri on August 19, 1928 the son of Elijah Otto and Cora Goble Good. He grew up on a farm Northeast of West Plains and graduated from the West Plains High School with the Class of 1946. On November 25, 1948, he was married at West Plains, Missouri to Roberta Miller. Before his retirement, he was employed by the Swanson Lumber Company, now known as Meeks Lumber Company. Mr. Good worked in the lumber and construction business for over thirty-five years. He was a Charter member of Smith Chapel First Congregational Methodist Church, where he served for over forty years as Deacon, Church Leader, Treasurer, Sunday School Teacher and Song Leader.
He is survived by his loving wife, of sixty-three years, Roberta Miller Good, of the family home; one daughter, Karen Lambert, husband, Ron, Drury, Missouri; one son, Roger Good, fiance, Sueann Slone, West Plains, Missouri; two brothers, Charles Good, wife, Nondes, and Paul Good, wife, Erma, both of West Plains, Missouri; three sisters, Evelyn Ousley, husband, John, Marshfield, Missouri, Faye Kaufmann, husband, Jack, Centertown, Missouri and Rose Ann Riley, husband, Bob, West Plains, Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.
His parents preceded him in death.
Mr. Good will lie in state from 2:00 until 9:00 p.m., Thursday, July 19th at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be at Howell Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Smith Chapel Memorial Fund or the Gideon Bible Society and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. On line condolences may be expressed at robertsondrago.com.