Good, Mary Elizabeth

December 13, 1946 - October 15, 2017

It is with great sadness that the family of Mary Elizabeth Good announces her passing on October 15, 2017 in Plano, Texas at the age of 70.  Mary was born December 13, 1946 in St. Louis, Missouri to the late John James Liesenfeld and Ruth Gertrude (Franklin) Liesenfeld and resided in Grapeland, Texas.

She attended Memorial High School in Houston, Texas and graduated from the University of Houston with an education degree.  She was a schoolteacher and retired after 42 years of loving, educating, and praying for children throughout Texas.  She nourished people around her with love, faith, and an overwhelming joy.  Mary’s relationship with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ was a legacy she will leave forever.

She was preceded in death by her parents, grandson, Taylor Killingsworth, and brothers, John and Bill Liesenfeld. She is survived by her four children: Christa Killingsworth and husband, David of Dallas, Texas, Elden Good of Paducah, Kentucky, Rebekah Barnes and husband, Larry of Bullard, Texas and Aaron Good and fiancé, Lizette Bloom of Dallas, Texas, Lori Dill and husband Bill of Austin, Texas; grandchildren, Kristen Clark, Justin Clark, Tiffany Barnes, Makenzie Barnes, Amber Betts, and James Betts; great grandchildren, Rachel Betts; and one sister Pat Bernsen of Alice, Texas and many adored nieces and nephews.

Visitation will begin at 6:00 P.M. on Friday, October 20, 2017 followed by a funeral service at 7:00 P.M. at ARIA Memorial Chapel in Dallas, Texas.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at Percilla Community Church in Percilla, Texas.  The graveside service will begin at 1:00 P.M. at Grapeland Memorial Park in Grapeland, Texas.  Please leave family condolences at

Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong. Do everything in love. 

1 Corinthians 16:13-14

Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252

2 replies on “Good, Mary Elizabeth”

Becky and David O'Banion says:

Aaron and family-
We lift you up in prayer as you go through this difficult time. May you find comfort in knowing that your mom’s legacy of love will continue in the many lives she touched. Remember, it’s not good-bye, but ” until we meet again.”
Becky and David O’Banion

Misty Nowlin says:

Rest in peace, Aunt Mary Beth! You will be sorely missed!!

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