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Arnold Lee Gooch, Casey County, KY (1946-2012)

He was a member of a highly regarded family. He was an avid farmer and a U.S. Army veteran who will be buried with military honors

Arnold Lee Gooch of Kings Mountain passed away Thursday, March 15, 2012 at the V. A. Medical Center in Lexington, KY. He was 65.

Funeral services are at 1pmET/12pm noon CT, Monday March 19, 2012, at Locust Grove Baptist Church with Bro. Allen Roberts officiating. Burial will be in K.P. Hall Cemetery with military honors. Visitation is 6pm-9pmET/5pm-8pmCT, Sunday, March 18, 2012, at Locust Grove Baptist Church.

Arnold Lee Gooch, Casey County, KY (1946-2012)

Born Friday, April 19, 1946 in Casey County, he was the son of the late Elmer Ward Gooch and Alma Pullum Gooch Delk. He died Thursday, March 15, 2012 in Lexington, Fayette County, KY, at the age of 65 years, 10 months, and 26 days.

He was an Army veteran and avid fisherman.

Survivors include:
  • A special friend: Pam Owens of Kings Mountain, KY

  • Brothers: Adolphus (Olga) Gooch, Clifton (Carolyn) Gooch, and James Conley (Jonie) Gooch , all of Kings Mountain, KY

  • Sisters: Edith Pauline Luttrell of Kings Mountain, KY; Mary Elizabeth (Eugene) Cornett of Sidney, Ohio; and Shirley Ann (Kenny) Fairbanks of Decatur, TN

  • And several nieces , nephews and cousins.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph Vernon Gooch.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Libery, KY, with guestbook available at

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