OBITUARY

Betty M. Goodwin

January 4, 1926February 28, 2014

Betty Mashburn Goodwin, a resident of Dallas, Texas, passed away Friday, February 28, 2014. She was born in Jacksonville, Florida, on January 4, 1926, to Eugene and Essie Harrell Mashburn. She attended Stetson University in Deland, Florida. Betty and her husband, Dr. Joel F. Goodwin, Sr. moved to Dallas and joined the First Baptist Church of Dallas in 1949. Her joys in life were church, family and friends. She was a devoted Christian all her life.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Joel Franklin Goodwin, Sr., and son, Dr. Joel F. (Frank) Goodwin, Jr. She is survived by her daughter Carolyn Goodwin, son John Goodwin and wife Julie of Dallas, son Gene Goodwin and wife Laura of Coppell, and six grandchildren, Alicia, Natalie, Amanda, Drew and Michael Goodwin and Allison Goodwin Drake.

The funeral service is Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Sparkman Hillcrest. The internment service will be held at 11:30 a.m. at Restland Cemetery. Pastors Alan Lynch and John Cullen will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to First Baptist Dallas – Pathway to Victory, 1707 San Jacinto, Dallas, Texas 75201.

Services

  • Funeral Service Wednesday, March 5, 2014
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Lori Boone

March 5, 2014

Please except our condolences on the passing of Betty. She and my mother in law were friends way back when they both worked for the IRS. Joel was our family dentist for many years also. Your family held a special place in our lives.
Sincerely,
The JK and Delaine Boone family ( written by wife (Lori) of Tim Boone, son of JK and Delaine

Nancy Witthoeft

March 5, 2014

I am so sorry for your loss. It is so hard to lose our loved ones. I'll be thinking of you, Carolyn.

March 4, 2014

At this time our thoughts and prayers are with the Goodwin families. Jewell, Bill and Brenda.

Christina Yampanis

March 4, 2014

Mrs. Goodwin was a great Dan D. Rogers Mom -- part of the Bermuda Triangle-- ever watching out of the neighborhood...our thoughts and prayers are with Carolyn, Gene and John and their families...Christina Tina Yampanis

THELMA WILLIAMS

March 4, 2014

TO THE GOODWIN FAMILY I AM SO SORRY ABOUT THE LOSS OF MRS GOODWIN , YOU HAVE MY PRAYERS , LOVE YOU THELMA WILLIAMS YOUR MANICURIST GOD BLESS
, CAROLYN BE BLESSED LOVE YOU THELMA

Sherry Wisdom

March 3, 2014

Sweet Carolyn, my heart feels for what you are going through. You and your mom had a very special relationship and I know how much she meant to you. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

LEE PHELPS

March 2, 2014

Ms. Betty, I will surely miss you. I loved knowing you and laughing with you. I am sorry to see you go but was also sorry to see you decline.
Carolyn, my heart aches with yours. You have spent so much time caring for your mother. I know she truly appreciated all you did for her. My thoughts, prayers and hugs go with you.

FROM THE FAMILY