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Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home & Rosewood Memorial Park

601 North Witchduck Road, Virginia Beach, VA

OBITUARY

Evelyn Elizabeth Goode

19 September, 19395 January, 2020

Evelyn E. Goode, 80, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 5, 2020. Evelyn was born on September 19, 1939 in Rutherford, NC to the late Faye and Theannie Owens.

Evelyn loved serving the community and their educators with in-home childcare for 20+ years. She enjoyed playing bingo with friends and family. But most of all, she was passionate about baseball, especially the Nationals.

She was predeceased by her loving husband of 59 years, James Goode Jr.; sister, Sue Pollard; and grandson in-law, Andre Bourgeois II. Surviving to cherish her memory are son, Stephen Goode and wife Claudia; daughter, Stacey Holt and husband Jeffery; sister, Jenell Greene and husband Junior; grandchildren, Jennifer Bourgeois, Riley Holt, Avery Holt, Jackie Truelove and Kriss Truelove Jr.

A service will be held at 2pm, Saturday, January 11, 2020 at Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home with a burial to follow in Rosewood Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her honor to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or Children’s Hospital of Kings Daughters.

  • FAMILY

  • James Goode, Jr., Loving Husband of 59 years (deceased)
  • Faye and Theannie Owens, Parents (deceased)
  • Stephen Goode and wife Claudia, Son
  • Stacey Holt and husband Jeffery, Daughter
  • Jenell Greene and husband Junior, Sister
  • Sue Pollard, Sister (deceased)
  • Jennifer Bourgeois, Grandchild
  • Riley Holt, Grandchild
  • Avery Holt, Grandchild
  • Jackie Truelove, Grandchild
  • Kriss Truelove, Jr., Grandchild
  • Andre Bourgeois, II, Grandson in-law (deceased)
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Mitch Nichols
  • Jeffery Holt
  • Donnie Gardner
  • Brooke Davenport
  • Kriss Truelove, Jr.
  • Chris Hewitt

Services

  • Funeral Service Saturday, 11 January , 2020

Memories

Evelyn Elizabeth Goode

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Karl Ringer

11 January 2020

I've known the Goode family for at least 40 years or more. She was a great woman and always seemed happy, loving and caring. She loved children. I'm going to miss her walking through the neighborhood,
But now she is walking through heaven with her Lord and with her husband!

Lori Schools

9 January 2020

We were so saddened to hear of Ms. Goode's passing. She was a wonderful friend and neighbor to us for many years. Our children had the blessing of being in her care on occasion, and playing with the other sweet babies she cared for. They will always remember her "cool-pop" treats that she shared (especially banana!). We have thought of her often over the years and will sadly miss her. God bless her family and hugs to you all.

Love,
Lori & Jimmy Schools

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY