The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

April 10, 2013

Bobby Goodpasture

The Joplin Globe


Bobby J. Goodpasture, age 65, Webb City, Mo., passed away at 10:35 a.m. Thursday, April 4, 2013, at his home after a long illness.

Bobby was born Oct. 8, 1947, in Carterville, Mo., to the late Paul Leroy Goodpasture Sr. and Viola Lee Perry Goodpasture and had lived in Webb City all of his life.

He worked as a chef at area restaurants for many years. He was an avid collector of all kinds of things.  He loved music and writing poetry.

Survivors include three sisters, Joan McKeehan, Joplin, Leona Owens, Webb City, and Carol Baum, Carterville; many nieces and nephews and other extended family members.

Memorial services are planned for Saturday at 4 p.m. at Parker Mortuary Chapel. Rev. Jeff Martin will officiate. The family will receive friends following the services at the chapel.

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