Memorial services for Harold F. “Pete” Gothard, 67, of Tishomingo will be held on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2009 at 2 p.m. at the Clark Funeral Chapel. A private family burial will be held at a later date.


Pete was born on April 22, 1941 in Orr, Okla. to Edward Jack Gothard and Kawanna “Sis” Tynes Gothard. He grew up in the Lone Grove area where he had a small cattle ranch for many years and also worked at the Uniroyal Tire Plant, from which he retired after 26 years of service.
He was preceded in death by his father and brother, Darvin, both in 1995.


Pete is survived by his wife Mona Sue (Carter) Gothard, of the home; four brothers, Jimmy of Lone Grove, Eddie and his wife Donna of Lone Grove, Bobby of Oklahoma City and Benny and his wife Gloria of Lone Grove; two sisters, Faye Mangrum and her husband C.W. of Durant and Kaye Herrod and her husband James of Shawnee; his stepson, Billy Linn Carter and his wife Michelle of Lone Grove; his stepdaughter, Corliss McEachern and her husband Michael of Taylor, Ark.; three granddaughters, Latisha, Kayla and Nikki; three great-grandchildren, Dominic, Braeden and Rachelle; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and other relatives.


Under the direction of Clark Funeral Service of Tishomingo.