Russell Wayne Goodwon
February 20, 2007
Mr. Russell Wayne Goodwon, age 58, of Shelbyville, TN died Tuesday, February 20, 2007 at his residence following an extended illness. A native of Upland, CA, Mr. Goodwon was the son of the late Samuel and LaYonne Puitt Goodwon. He was a member of Shelbyville Mills Baptist Church and was a truck driver with 30 years of service and, at the time of his retirement, was employed by Rajor Trucking Inc. of Spring Hill, TN. Mr. Goodwon was preceded in death by a son, Jimmy Andrews, who died in 2001.
He is survived by his wife, Charlotte Andrews Goodwon of Shelbyville, TN; 2 daughters, Lorrie Goodwon of Mira Loma, CA and Rusty Goodwon of Knoxville, TN; 3 sons, Sammy Goodwon of Mira Loma, CA, David Scott of Maryville, TN and Wayne Allen Goodwon of Sevierville, TN; 2 sisters, Alice Garman of Las Vegas, NV and Marlene Howell of Colorado Springs, CO; 10 grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held Thursday, February 22, 2007 from 4 PM until 8 PM. Funeral services will be conducted Friday, February 23, 2007 at 2:30 PM from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Rev. Randall Pulley and Rev. Bobby Wines officiating. Interment will follow at the Cothran Cemetery in Bedford Co.
Lawrence Funeral Hone and Cremation Services in charge of arrangements. www.lawrencefuneral.net