Rodney Earl Goodman

November 27, 1944January 14, 2013

RODNEY E. GOODMAN age 68 of Knoxville, passed away Monday, January 14, 2013 at Ft. Sanders Regional Medical Center. He was a retired supervisor at a water treatment plant in Marietta, GA. Growing up in LaFollette, TN, he attended LaFollette High School before joining the U.S. Army serving in Vietnam as a young recruit. He retired to Clarkrange, TN then to the Karns community where he made close friends in both areas. Preceded in death by father, Earl Goodman. Survived by mother, Opal Goodman; brother and sister-in-law, Dwight and Carolyn Goodman; sisters and brothers-in-law, Becky and Jim Gardner and Brenda and Ed McRae; nieces and nephews, Carolyn Fulgham, Derek and Hannah Ratliff, Ryan Goodman, Gillian and Steven Rosine, Rachel and Michael Baskette, Linus Goodman and April Goodman. The family will receive friends 2-3:30 pm Saturday at Weaver’s Chapel with the service to follow at 3:30 pm. Jim Gardner officiating. Family and friends will meet at 1:45 pm Sunday at Campbell Memorial Gardens in Jacksboro, TN for a 2 pm interment. You may sign Rodney’s register online at Arrangements by Weaver Funeral Home.


  • Visitation Saturday, January 19, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 19, 2013

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January 20, 2013

I remember rodney from La Follette High school, I often wondered what happened to him. I am sorry to hear of his passing. Sandra Baird Lay

Phillip King

January 19, 2013

I'm saddened to read of Rodney's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Phillip King, class of '63

January 19, 2013

Dwight, Becky, Brenda and Mrs Goodman - sorry to learn of Rodney's passing. Will pray for you that God's peace will sustain you.
Glenn Myers; Laurel, Maryland

January 18, 2013

May God be with the Goodman family in the time of need, God Bless.

Jerry McCloud
Nashville, Tn.
Class of 1962
LaFollette High School

Janis Taylor

January 18, 2013

I am sorry for your loss. I know that Derek and Hannah wanted so much to be there. Your family is is my prayers.

The Staff of Weaver Funeral Home

January 18, 2013

With deepest sympathy, you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Alice Paul Ivey

January 17, 2013

Sorry to learn of Rodney's passing. I can remember when the Goodman family lived in LaFollette up the street from my Uncle Ron and Aunt Mary Helen Cable. Prayers going up for all of the family.

Bob Briest

January 17, 2013

I was sorry to read about Rodney's passing. Please accept my condolences in your time of sorrow.

David & Kathy Ball

January 17, 2013

We are very sorry for your loss. His pain and suffering are over as he is lying in our Savior's arms. God bless all of his family.