Virdie Goode, the daughter of the late Pat and Hattie Gregory Goode, was born at Oreo, Mo. on Oct. 11, 1926 and died at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter on Sept. 27, 2001, at the age of 74. Mrs. Goode had lived in Stoddard County since 1945, living in Essex until she moved to Bloomfield in 1970. On Aug. 21, 1944 she was untied in marriage to Harvey Moore. He preceded her in death on Nov. 9, 1977. She is survived by one sister, Virgie M. Brown of Bloomfield. One sister, Margaret Goode, also preceded her in death. Visitation was held at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter on Saturday, Sept. 29, from 9 - 11 a.m. Funeral services followed in the Watkins & Sons Chapel at 11 a.m. with Rev. Doyle Corlew of Dexter officiating. Interment was in the Essex Cemetery with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of all arrangements.