Marshall "M.C." "Bud" Goodlet, Sr., 76

Published 01/24 2014 08:45AM

Updated 01/24 2014 08:48AM

Marshall “M.C.” “Bud” Goodlet, Sr., 76, passed away Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at Atchison Senior Village in Atchison, KS. Following cremation, a graveside memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m., Friday, January 31, 2014 at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Weston, MO.

The family suggests contributions be given to the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery Association.

Bud was born August 26, 1937 in Iatan, MO to Jasper Goodlow and Margaret Ann (Knox) Goodlet.

He was of the Baptist faith, and lived his entire life in the Platte County and Atchison areas. Bud worked for many years as a brick layer, in earlier years, working for F.P. Gering, and later becoming self- employed. He also was a local farmer who raised row crops, tobacco, and mainly in later years, cattle.

Bud was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter Marsha E. Goodlet, and 2 sisters Ruth Embrey, and Betty Wainscott.

He is survived by: 2 sons Marshall (Bonnie) Goodlet of Atchison, KS, and Mitchell Goodlet of K.C., MO; 2 daughters Melinda (Tom) Smith of Halls, MO, and Melody Nelson of Hiawatha, KS; 3 step daughters; 15 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Arrangements By: Vaughn Funeral Home—Weston, MO—Ph. 816-386-2281.

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