Herbert Lee Goss

Herbert Lee Goss, 102, of North Little Rock, died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010.

He was born the youngest son to the late William A. and Emma Goss at their home in Vilonia. He was married to the late Bessie Earkle Stanley, in 1929; they lived in Vilonia before relocating to North Little Rock in 1963.

Herbert was an active member of Levy United Methodist Church and a member of the Aldersgate Sunday school class. Mr. Goss raised his family on the farm outside of Vilonia before taking a job with Kroger in 1948 where he retired in 1971.

He is preceded in death by one son, Billy Goss; and one granddaughter, Minda Goss.

He is survived by one son, Stanley and Shirley Goss of Vilonia; and one daughter, Maxine Higgins of North Little Rock. He also is survived by eight grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and 10 great-great-grandchildren. 

Visitation with the family is 5-7 p.m. today at Roller-Owens Funeral Home 501-791-7400 in North Little Rock. 

Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Friday at Levy United Methodist Church, 701 W. 47th St. North Little Rock, Ark., 72118. 

Interment will follow at Cypress Valley Cemetery, Vilonia.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Levy United Methodist Church or Cypress Valley Cemetery Fund c/o Gordon Higgins, #6 Cypress Valley Rd., Vilonia, AR 72173.

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