Sheila Tandy GoodeHOPKINSVILLE, KY., — Sheila Tandy Goode, 82, of Hopkinsville passed away at 11:18pm Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Baptist Health in Louisville, KY. A native of Louisville, KY she was born January 30, 1937 the daughter of the late Morris Tandy and Stella McGrath Tandy. Sheila was a 1954 graduate of Sacred Heart Academy in Louisville, Kentucky, and went on to attend St. Anthony’s Hospital School of Nursing. She worked as a nurse in Louisville for Drs. Podol and Fowler. It was there where Sheila met her husband, Lyndon Scribner ‘Scrib’ Goode, who was a medical student at the time. They were married for 59 years. Her most cherished career was as a mother to her three children Joe, Chris and Elizabeth and all the other children welcomed into her home over many years. Sheila’s love for her children was completely unconditional and a marvel. She will be missed dearly. She was a wonderful southern cook, and no one was turned away from her table. She collected cookbooks and loved trying new recipes all her life. Sheila, along with her dearest friend, Barbara Kirkham started the Hopkinsville Humane Society. They held many fundraisers over the years and importantly found loving homes for hundreds of cats and dogs. She was a lover of classical music, crossword puzzles, animals, magazines, encyclopedias, great conversation, witty jokes and the Catholic faith.

Survivors include her husband Lyndon Scribner ‘Scrib’ Goode, her sons Joe Goode of Hopkinsville and Chris Goode of Hopkinsville, her daughter Elizabeth Goode Cobb of Louisville, her sister Brenda Tandy (Tom) Brown of Louisville, her grandchildren Adam Scribner ‘Scribby’ Goode, Charles Cobb and Henry Cobb, her step grandchildren Cody Moore and Kelsea Moore, 6 nieces, nephews and many dear women she loved as daughters including Jessie Dempsey and Libby Rutland

Memorial contributions are suggested to Max’s Hope Rescue 105 Metcalfe Dr. Hopkinsville, KY 42240 or Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church 902 E 9th St. Hopkinsville, KY 42240.

Funeral mass will be held 11:30am Monday, December 2, 2019 at Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church with Father Richard Meredith officiating. Burial will follow at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West.

Visitation will be 10am – 11:30am Monday, December 2, 2019 at Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church. Hughart, Beard & Giles Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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