Jerry Wayne Goodwin, 73, passed away on March 31, 2010. He was born June 14, 1936 in Springfield, Mo., to Roy E. Goodwin and Grace Howard Goodwin.

He received his schooling in Neodesha, Kan., and was married to Sharon Harvey Goodwin on April 18, 1954.

He was a past president of the Rotary Club, served on the Neodesha School Board and Neodesha Fair Board. He was an avid golfer everywhere he lived.

He was preceded in death by his parents, stepfather, Joe Renfro; and son, Tony Goodwin.

He is survived by his wife, Sharon; two sons, David Goodwin and Bradley Goodwin, both of Corpus Christi; six grandchildren, Nicholas of Oklahoma, Jeffrey, Melody, Gary and April of Kansas and Megan of ; and four great-grandsons.

Memorial services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at Annaville Baptist Church with Pastor Robert Simmons officiating. Burial will be in Neodesha Cemetery in Neodesha, Kan., at a later date. Those who wish, in lieu of flowers, may make contributions to the American Diabetes Association.

Sawyer-George Funeral