Willard Warren Goodman (2018-06-07 13:55:45)

Willard Warren Goodman, age 90, of Farthing Hayes Road, Boone, a native and former resident of Ashe County, passed away Tuesday afternoon, June 5, 2018, at Life Care Center in Banner Elk.

Willard is survived by his wife, Esta Howell Goodman of the home; one daughter, Sharon Goodman Cook and husband Greg of Boone; two brothers, Grover Goodman and wife Loretta of Jefferson, and Barry Goodman and wife Janet of Todd, and two sisters, Lola Grogan of Fleetwood, and Carolyn Shepherd and husband John of Jefferson.

He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Jacob and Sarah Wilcox Goodman, and one sister, Ina Gragg.

Funeral services for Willard Warren Goodman will be conducted Friday afternoon, June 8, 2018, at 2:00 o'clock, at Hampton Funeral Home Chapel. The body will lie in state, at the chapel, from 1:00 until 2:00 o'clock. Officiating will be Reverend Mike Townsend. Burial will follow in Mount Lawn Memorial Park and Gardens.

The family will receive friends Friday afternoon, from 1:00 until 2:00 o'clock, at the funeral home, prior to the service.

The family respectfully requests no food.

Online condolences may be sent to the Goodman family at

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.