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Betty J. Goad

August 23, 1937 ~ December 21, 2021 (age 84)


Betty J. Goad, 84, of Mt. Carmel, Illinois, passed away Tuesday, December 21, 2021, at Oakview Heights surrounded by the love of her family.


She was born August 23, 1937, in Wabash County, Illinois, the daughter of Jess E. and Jean (Siney) Goad. Betty graduated from Mt. Carmel High School.


Betty was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and Moose Ladies Auxiliary.  Her church family was very important to her. Betty worked as an aid for Addius Health Care. She enjoyed listening to country music, going to Ag Days, fairs, community chowders and community events. 


Left to cherish Betty’s memory are cousins.  


Betty was preceded in death by her parents.


There will be no public visitation. 


A graveside service will be held, Friday, December 24, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. at Highland Memorial Cemetery, 1827 College Drive, Mt. Carmel, Illinois.


COVID-19 precautions, wearing of face coverings, social distancing and use of hand sanitizer is recommended.


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Graveside Service
December 24, 2021

10:00 AM
Highland Memorial Cemetery, College Drive, Mt. Carmel

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