Eddie Goolsby, 71, of Alberta died Feb. 29, 2012 at J. Paul Jones Hospital in Camden.
He was born Aug. 30, 1940 in Birmingham. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Pleasant Grove. He was an ironworker for local 92. He was a life time member of Local 92 in Birmingham and he was a business agent for the union hall for several terms.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth Goolsby, Tuscaloosa; one son, Laried Shane Goolsby, Alberta; one daughter, Anna Shannon Baughman, Tuscaloosa; one brother, William Goolsby, Oneonta; two sisters, Dorothy Scott, West Palm Beach, Fla., Marjorie Maness, Arlington; four grandchildren, Wesley Laried Goolsby, Ashley Nicole Goolsby, Joshua James Baughman, Benjamin Edward Baughman.
A graveside service was March 4 at 2 p.m. at the County Line Baptist Church with Rev. David Morgan officiating.
Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.
O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.