Cover photo for Jared Gunther Goolsby's Obituary
Jared Gunther Goolsby Profile Photo
1969 Jared 2020

Jared Gunther Goolsby

May 7, 1969 — July 5, 2020

Jared "Gunther" Goolsby, 51 of Sunray, passed away on Sunday, July 5, 2020. Funeral services are scheduled for 11 oclock in the morning on Saturday, July 11, 2020 at Sunray Baptist Church with Bubba Woodrome, family friend, officiating. Interment will follow in Lane Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Morrison Funeral Directors. Jared was born on May 7, 1969 in Hereford, TX to Danny Goolsby and Kathy Griffin. He grew up in Sunray where he attended school and graduated from Sunray High School. Jared married Sue Alverson on May 29, 2004 in Amarillo, TX. Jared worked as a supervisor for Hydro Resources and was well known for his ability and knowledge of drilling water wells. Jared loved the ranch life and everything associated with it. He truly died doing what he loved to do. Jared was of Christian Faith and will be missed by his family and friends. Jared was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents: Junior Goolsby and Shirley; maternal grandparents: Bud and Eufa Mae Griffin. Jared leaves behind his wife, Sue Goolsby, of the home; children: Skyler Goolsby and Colter Goolsby both of Sunray, TX, Jakala Goolsby of Dumas, TX, Riley Goolsby of Dalhart, TX and Michael Reaves of Amarillo, TX; father: Danny Goolsby and wife Pam of Sunray, TX; mother: Kathy Allen and husband Lynn of Stratford, TX; grandparents: Papa Doc and Rena Popejoy of Sunray, TX; brothers: Judd Goolsby of Chicago, IL and Dude Goolsby and wife Jennifer of Sunray, TX; sister: Jamie Mills of Springfield, CO; numerous other extended family members, friends and his 47 dogs. The family suggests with gratitude that memorials be made to the Working Ranch Cowboys Association, 408 SW 7th Ave, Amarillo TX 79101.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Jared Gunther Goolsby, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Saturday, July 11, 2020

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 53

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree