Terry Earl Goodyear Sr., age 71, of Elizabethton, passed away Tuesday, August 2, 2011, at Greystone Healthcare Center.
He was a native of York County, PA, and was a son of the late Charles Goodyear Sr. and Helen Boring Goodyear. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, William, Robert and Charles Goodyear Jr.; and three sisters, Fern Rife, Pauline Reece and Betty Goodyear.
Mr. Goodyear loved horses and animals. He worked as a contractor for most of his life.
Survivors include a son: Terry Goodyear Jr. and wife, Becky, Elizabethton; two daughters, Sherry Newton, Summerville, SC, Tina Litz and husband, Marty, Johnson City; three grandchildren, Jennifer Campbell, Terry Newton and Isabella Newton; one great grandchild, Ellie Campbell; two brothers, Larry Goodyear and wife, Patricia, Johnson City, James Goodyear and wife, Gloria, York, PA; and special friend, Betty Fowler.
Those who prefer memorials in lieu of flowers may make donations to Amedysis Home Health and Hospice, 629 S. Sycamore Street, Elizabethton, or 167 Hudson Drive, Elizabethton, TN 37643.
Private disposition will be conducted at a later date.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting our web site at www.tetrickfuneralhome.com.
Phone: (423) 542-2232, Obituary Line: (423) 543-4917