MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

April 22, 2014

E. Jean Goodpaster

1923 - 2014


— Jean Goodpaster, 91, of Muskogee, OK, passed away April 18, 2014. She was born January 5, 1923 in Muskogee, OK, to Arthur and Iola Gorman. Jean is preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, John Goodpaster; two brothers, Ralph and Herbert Gorman; and one great-grandchild, Brandon Goodpaster. Jean is survived by her two children, Jean Ann Gerdes and husband, Milton; and John Alan Goodpaster and his wife, Dee; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and sister, Carole Wilson.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel with John A. Goodpaster officiating. Pallbearers will be John M. Goodpaster, Brian Haapanen, Jimmy Shoemake, Don Hayes, Dee Davidson, and Keith Wilson. Honorary pallbearers will be Bobby Goodpaster and Carol Wilson. Burial will be at Greenhill Cemetery.