W.E. “Junior” Goode, Jr., age 88, of San Saba, Texas, passed way on September 21,2020, surrounded by his family at home in San Saba, Texas. W.E. was born in San Angelo, Texas, to William E. Goode, Sr., and wife, Ophelia (Smith), on June 24, 1935. The family made their home in San Saba, Texas. Junior was a long time resident of San Saba County where he worked for over 29 years for San Saba County as a heavy equipment operator, and he also worked for C. A. Harkey pouring concrete and delivering sand and gravel. Junior was an avid outdoorsman that loved to fish and hunt. Junior loved his family and spending time with them.
Those left behind to cherish his memory are his children: sons, Brian Goode of Anchorage, Alaska, and William “Bill” Goode of San Saba, Texas; daughters, Joyce Meador of San Saba, Texas, Connie Camp of Cleburne, Texas, and Geneva Goode-Lackey of Grandview, Texas; one sister, Betty Martinez, and husband, Amado, of Crowley, Texas; seven grandchildren and many great-grandchildren; two nephews; cousins; and a host of extended family. Junior was preceded in death by his parents.
A Visitation/ Family Gathering was held on Thursday, September 24, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at Blaylock Funeral Home in San Saba, Texas. A Graveside Service was held on Friday, September 25, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. at China Creek Cemetery with Larry Watson offciating. Blaylock Funeral Home of San Saba was in charge of arrangements.