Obituary: Loyce M. “Lou” Goolsby

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Loyce M. “Lou” Goolsby, 86, of Westfield, died Jan. 12, 2015 at Riverview Health in Noblesville. Born March 16, 1928 in Iron City, Tenn., he was the son of Nettie (Goolsby) Weaver.

He was a bus driver for Illini Swallow Bus Lines. He also had worked for Noblesville Casting for 20 years, was a Cicero Town Marshall, and was a reserve officer for the City of Noblesville.

Survivors include his wife, Donna Stroud Goolsby; children, Dan (Karen) Goolsby, Michael (Donna) Goolsby, Mary (Greg) Baber, Misti Hampton and Kristi (Jim) Zachary; 11 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Sue Barker; son, Joe Goolsby; brothers, Glen and Charlie Weaver; and one great-grandchild, Avery Linville.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Jan. 16 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center, 1685 Westfield Rd., Noblesville, with visitation starting at 11 a.m. The Rev. Stanley R. Sutton will officiate. Burial will be at Hamilton Memorial Park Cemetery in Noblesville.

Memorial contributions, in memory of Loyce, may be made to Randall & Roberts Funeral Center. Onlie condolences may be made at