GOODRICH, Malcolm E., 67, of Smithfield, WV, passed away suddenly on Friday, November 1, 2013 at United Hospital Center in Bridgeport, WV.
He was a Baptist by faith. He was a retired heavy equipment operator with Pittman Construction in Conyers, GA. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved to help people and also loved spending time on the hill at the camp.
Malcolm was born on June 23, 1946 in Smithfield, WV, the son of the late Herbert M. and Essie L. Coen Goodrich.
Surviving are three daughters, Darlene (Bobby) Bales of Flowery Branch, GA, Tina (Terry) Mason of Trussville, AL, and his youngest daughter Stephanie Nicole of New Martinsville, WV; two sons, Rick Goodrich also of Flowery Branch and Marty Goodrich of Smithfield; 19 grandchildren; five great- grandchildren; two sisters, Elva (Larry) Barr of Smithfield and Joan (Mark) Mason of Paden City, WV; three brothers, Ronnie Goodrich of Cameron, WV, Monnie (Allison) Goodrich of Folsom, WV, and Duane Goodrich of Big Run, several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received on Monday from 3-7 p.m. at Palmer Funeral Home, Pine Grove, WV, where funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 11 a.m.
Interment in the Knights of Pythias Cemetery, Hastings, WV.
Online condolences may be expressed at palmerfuneral.com.