James O. Goodridge, 76, entered into rest March 7, 2015 at Big River Nursing Center, Cedar Hill, Missouri. He sold antiques and coins, he was an author of trade publications and wrote books; he was also a member of Air National Guards. Born August 18, 1938, in Oklahoma City, OK, to Irene (Simmons) Goodridge and the late Alfred Goodridge.
In addition to his mother he is survived by his wife: Georgia (Little) Goodridge; daughters: Christina (Mike) Wall and Jennifer Davis; son: Joseph Alfred Goodridge; grandchildren: Kristie Dodgion, David Wall, Kayla (Davis) Badila and Hailey Davis; and great grandchild: Charllote. He was preceded in death by daughter: Heather Davis.