Mary Morrow Drake (Monk) Goodman

Mary Morrow Drake (Monk) Goodman passed away peacefully at home in Asheville after a brief illness. 

She was born in Jacksonville, Florida on May 17, 1934. She was the daughter of William Kenyon Drake and Eleanor Hagood Drake. She attended Bartram School for Girls and two years at Hollins College, Virginia. 

She married W.H. (Dick) Goodman in October 1956. She was a former member of the Junior League of Jacksonville and the National Society of Colonial Dames in the State of Florida. 

She is survived by her husband and their four children: William Hill Goodman Jr. of Wrightsville Beach; James Hagood Goodman of Tallahassee, Florida; Marjorie Drake Goodman of Asheville; and Eleanor Morrow Goodman of Raleigh.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10 at St. Giles Chapel, Deerfield Retirement Community, 1617 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC 28803. 

In lieu of flowers, she would like donations be made to the Cashiers-Highlands Humane Society, PO Box 638, Cashiers, NC 28717. 

Crossroads Chronicle

Mailing Address:
PO Box 1040
94 U.S. Highway 64 West, Suite 1 (Shoppes on the Green)
Cashiers, NC 28717
Phone: 828-743-5101
Fax: 828-743-4173