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Family owned and operated with over 33 years experience with a rich history of serving Atlanta and the surrounding counties.
At Goolsby Mortuary, we offer you the personal guidance, emotional support and comfortable facilities to provide a dignified and lasting farewell tribute. Our facilities are the finest, with elegant, comfortable sitting rooms – a gracious setting with an air conditioned chapel. We provide the finest funeral merchandise with an on-site selection room with over 20 caskets. We feature numerous urn selections and burial garments.
We value the trust placed in us, and are dedicated to providing a comfortable, caring environment at a most difficult time, regardless of the cost of the service selected.
Over 33 YEARS of Service to the Community
Goolsby Mortuary was established in 1977 under the leadership of Thomas D. Goolsby Jr., a native of Atlanta and a graduate of Washington High School, Thomas was licensed as a funeral service provider in 1966, and vowed to offer professional, courteous service with affordable prices. Lillie Goolsby, the Lady Attendant, has served with her husband since 1977. She also is a native of Atlanta and a Clark College graduate.
Mr. Goolsby brought his son, Michael Goolsby into the family business. Michael is also a native of Atlanta and a graduate of Clark College, The Atlanta University and Gupton Jones College of Funeral Service and a licensed funeral service provider.
Marie Goolsby, Michael’s wife serves as the corporate secretary and media relations specialist. She is also a graduate of Gupton Jones College of Funeral Service and a licensed funeral service provider. Marie is the current State Director of Education and Research for the Georgia Funeral Service Practitioners Association, Inc.