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PIKEVILLE, Ky. Funeral services have been set for a Pike County coal advocate.
David Gooch died Friday at UK Hospital.
His visitation is scheduled for Monday after 6 p.m. at the J.W. Call Funeral Home Chapel in Pikeville.
Gooch's funeral service will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the same location.
David Gooch lobbied for the coal industry throughout the commonwealth and the country.