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Clyde Vernon Goble
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Birth: Jan. 19, 1892
Coquille
Coos County
Oregon, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1981
Fortuna
Humboldt County
California, USA

Clyde Vernon Goble died April 15, 1981, a resident of Fortuna. He was the husband of Gladys E. (Polly) Goble of Fortuna.

He was the father of Dr. Garvin Goble and Max A. Goble, both Fortuna. He was the grandfather of Dr. Jay Goble, Stockton; Jim Goble, Yuba City; Jack Goble, Eureka, and Marjorie Goble, Fortuna.

He was the brother of Gertrude Wahl of Fortuna. He is also survived by three great-grandchildren and numerous other relatives.

Mr. Goble was a native of Coquille, Ore., age 89. He was a member of the pioneer Goble family of William W. and Mary Ferrill Goble, who were early settlers of the Ferndale Valley, and a member of the pioneer Ferrill family, early settlers of the Arcata area.

Mr. Goble graduated from the Eureka Business College. He built the first store in Myers Flat. For seven years he worked for the Standard Oil Company and for over 20 years he worked for Shell Oil Company, serving as the plant manager in Mount Shasta, retiring in 1945. He then returned to Fortuna where, with his son, Max, he owned and operated Goble's Fortuna Mortuary.

He continued until the present as a senior member of Goble's Fortuna Mortuary, and also the investment firm of Goble Enterprises.

For over 20 years, he owned and operated Goble's Ambulance Services. Mr. Goble attended the Wood Street Chapel and was a 50-year member of Eel River Lodge No. 147, F. and AM. He was past patron and 50-year member of Rohnerville Chapter No. 76 Order of Eastern Star,

He was also a member of the Scottish Rite of Oakland, the Ashmes Shrine of Oakland, and a charter and life member of the Fortuna Kiwanis Club. For over 50 years, he was a member of the Woodmen of the World, and was a member of the Eel River Lodge No. 210 IOOF of Fortuna.

For several years, Mr. Goble served as chief of the Fortuna Volunteer Fire Department. He also served for many years, as deputy coroner. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Wesley Goble (1849 - 1936)
  Mary Frances Ferrill Goble (1856 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Gladys Thomasina Garland Goble (1893 - 1974)
 
 Children:
  Garvin Garland Goble (1916 - 1993)*
  Max A. Goble (1923 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Albert Wesley Goble (1875 - 1957)*
  Laura Florence Goble Morrison (1877 - 1962)*
  Alice Jane Goble Scheinert (1879 - 1912)*
  Esther Margaret Goble Remley (1881 - 1964)*
  Emery Clarence Goble (1883 - 1944)*
  Sarah Stella Goble Early (1885 - 1974)*
  Amy Ida Goble Davenport (1886 - 1971)*
  Ira Herbert Goble (1887 - 1890)*
  Clyde Vernon Goble (1892 - 1981)
  Gertrude Gladys Goble Wahl (1895 - 1988)*
  Ferrill Lorraine Goble (1902 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunrise Cemetery
Fortuna
Humboldt County
California, USA
 
Created by: Gerald "Jerry" Hobson
Record added: Jul 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40054872
Clyde Vernon Goble
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Clyde Vernon Goble
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Clyde Vernon Goble
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