Obituary for Garfield “Kelly” Goad

goad garfield kellyGarfield “Kelly” Goad, age 58 of Fries, Va., died Friday, December 9, 2022 at his home in Fries.  Kelly was born in Pulaski on October 23, 1964, and is the son of Mary Elizabeth Finn Goad and Garfield Goad.  Kelly was a graduate of the Pulaski County High School class of 1983.  He was baptized in the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Galax, and became a member of the church.

He is survived by his wife; Denise Goad of Fries: parents:  Mary  Elizabeth Finn Goad, and Garfield Goad of Pulaski:  sons; Ricky Whitaker of Hillsville, and Ryan Whitaker of San Diego, CA:  brothers; Robbie (Valerie) Goad of Pulaski, and Douglas Ray (Sandra) Goad and Evan of Pulaski:  grandchildren; Nick, Sean and Caleb Whitaker, all of Hillsville, and Luke Whitaker of Marion:  nephews; Grant (Brittany) Goad of Pulaski, Pastor Richie Goad of Greensboro, and Lucas Goad of Pulaski.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 14, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. at Seagle Funeral Home, with Pastor Richie Goad officiating.  Interment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery.  The family will receive friends on Wednesday at the funeral home from 12 noon until 1:00 p.m.  Flowers will be appreciated, but for those who wish, may make memorial contributions in his memory to any local charity.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting  Arrangements by Seagle Funeral Home, Pulaski.  540-980-1700