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Louis (Cowboy) Goldberg, age 67, of Rockwood

Louis (Cowboy) Goldberg, age 67, of Rockwood passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at his home with his loving wife & family by his side. He was born May 5, 1951 in Oakdale and has been a resident of Roane County for most of his life. He was of the Baptist faith. Cowboy retired from Worsham Sprinkler/Virginia Sprinkler Company with over 45 years of dedication as a Sprinkler Fitter in Fire Protection. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved his livestock and farm animals, especially horses. Preceded in death by his father, Givens Goldberg: mother, Opal Lemons; brothers, Charles (Duggen) Goldberg, James and Ellis Goldberg; father-in-law, Lawrence (Pap) Cunningham.


Loving Wife of 27 years Terry Goldberg of Rockwood

Children: Donna Goldberg McCaysville, GA, Janet Chambers & husband, Louis of McCaysville, GA

Michael Bradshaw & wife, Michelle of Atlanta, GA, David Bradshaw of Rockwood

Brandon Loy of Harriman

Grandchildren: Adam White, Cole & Coy Jay Chambers, Tori Arnold & husband, Sean

Nicholas Bradshaw & Hope Steinmetz

Brothers: Freddie Goldberg & wife, Bobby of Harriman and Gary Goldberg of Westel

Sisters: Darlene Shirley & husband, Johnny of Westel and Susan (Eulene) Tilley of Rockwood

Special Niece: Kylee (Kinklebob) Ryans of Rockwood

Mother-in-law: Loretta (Maw) Cunningham of Rockwood

Brother-in-law: Larry Cunningham & wife, Vera of Rockwood

Sister-in-law: Sandi Riggs & husband, Kevin of Rockwood

Longtime family friend & primary care provider: Linda Cole, FNP of Rockwood

Special Friends: Ray (Junior) Williams, Jr. of Harriman, Johnny Shirley of Westel, Mike Puckett of

Spring City, Tommy Strange of Charlotte, NC, George Goolsby of Harriman, Frank

Austin & Donnie Waldo of Rockwood

A host of extended family, co-workers & friends

The family will receive friends 2:00 – 4:00 pm, Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Fraker Funeral Home with funeral service following at 4:00 pm, in the chapel with Rev. Charles Kelly officiating. Interment will follow the service at Glen Alice Cemetery. Online register book can be signed at www.frakerfuneralhome.net . Fraker Funeral Home of Kingston is in charge of all the arrangements.

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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