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On the final evening, friends, family and former employees gathered one last time to pay tribute to Yvonne; for her hard work and dedication through the years, for keeping the Goody Goody open for so many years, and creating life-long memories for all her dedicated customers and employees.









Doug Freeman (Yvonne's son) finally gets to relax after cooking hundreds of thousands of orders over the years The cash register that rang them up















Mike with former manager William Mote and Yvonne Freeman

Special guest William Mote was the manager of the Goody Goody

in the Stayer & Sons years prior to 1984 when Mike bought the restaurant from them.














Yours truly with Mike and Yvonne


Honorees and guests were treated to a fabulous buffet
















Yours truly enjoying a plate in an original Goody Goody table chair

Looking down the hallway from the kitchen door to the serving area


Yvonne posing at the oven that baked thousands of her delicious homemade pies




Yvonne demonstrates how she made hundreds of gallons of Goody Goody's secret sauce, and Goody Goody's gas-fired Vulcan stove.








Yvonne was thankful for all the support she was given through the years and receives a  well-deserved round of applause.










Goody Goody - p1   |    Goody Old Days - p2   

The End of an Era:  Last Day p1    |   Last Day p2   |   Last Day p3   |  Last Day p4  |  Demolition 

Behind the Scenes - Goody Goody Layout   |  Goody Goody Family Tree 

Scene from the movie "The Punisher" filmed in the Goody Goody

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