Obituaries

Johnnie Wooten
B: 1939-10-16
D: 2018-06-17
View Details
Wooten, Johnnie
Ralph Reeves
B: 1952-08-02
D: 2018-06-16
View Details
Reeves, Ralph
Francisca Ramos
B: 1927-03-10
D: 2018-06-14
View Details
Ramos, Francisca
Shirley Hintner
B: 1935-01-07
D: 2018-06-09
View Details
Hintner, Shirley
Louis Weible
B: 1927-08-07
D: 2018-06-09
View Details
Weible, Louis
Nelva (Blondie) Wilfong Welch Ambriz
B: 1948-09-21
D: 2018-06-06
View Details
Wilfong Welch Ambriz, Nelva (Blondie)
Michael Chandler
B: 1947-11-17
D: 2018-06-06
View Details
Chandler, Michael
John Dillingham
B: 1930-11-28
D: 2018-05-30
View Details
Dillingham, John
Pebble Yoxtheimer
B: 1947-09-10
D: 2018-05-28
View Details
Yoxtheimer, Pebble
Frances Weidenbach
B: 1939-03-12
D: 2018-05-26
View Details
Weidenbach, Frances
Dr. Jesse Cocke, Jr.
B: 1941-09-29
D: 2018-05-23
View Details
Cocke, Jr., Dr. Jesse
Coy Mitchell
B: 1970-10-02
D: 2018-05-23
View Details
Mitchell, Coy
Jerry Gazaway
B: 1930-09-14
D: 2018-05-16
View Details
Gazaway, Jerry
Daphine Allen
B: 1941-03-06
D: 2018-05-16
View Details
Allen, Daphine
Dorothy McBroom
B: 1937-04-27
D: 2018-05-05
View Details
McBroom, Dorothy
Eldreda Brown
B: 1924-08-19
D: 2018-05-03
View Details
Brown, Eldreda
Virginia Bruce
B: 1930-06-27
D: 2018-05-02
View Details
Bruce, Virginia
Barbara Jolene Dile
B: 1945-05-01
D: 2018-04-13
View Details
Dile, Barbara Jolene
LaVerne Helm
B: 1921-01-19
D: 2018-04-05
View Details
Helm, LaVerne
Betty Douglas
B: 1925-07-25
D: 2018-04-01
View Details
Douglas, Betty
Betty Ratliff
B: 1935-02-24
D: 2018-03-28
View Details
Ratliff, Betty

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
120 West South Loop
STEPHENVILLE, TX 76401
Phone: 254-965-3161
Fax: 254-965-2699

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Leona Goodman can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for Leona Goodman

Leona Maye Goodman
August 17, 1924 ~ October 6, 2017

Leona Maye Goodman passed from this life on Friday, October 6, 2017 in Stephenville, at the age of 93 years.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, October 9th at Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel with Anthony Svajda officiating. Burial will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery. Visitation will be 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM Sunday at Stephenville Funeral Home.

Leona was born in Wellington, Texas on August 17, 1924, to the late Elbert R. Vandiver and Annie May Hurst Vandiver. She was the oldest of five children. Leona married the late William James ‘Bill’ Goodman on February 15, 1944 in Stephenville. After they married they purchased a farm in Lingleville, and farmed peanuts and produce until they moved to Stephenville in 1979. They had sixty five wonderful year of marriage. Bill preceded her in death on February 24, 2009. They had three children, 7 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Leona was a faithful follower of the Lord Jesus Christ, and was a member at Harvey Baptist Church in Stephenville for over 45 years. Leona was an amazing seamstress, working in sewing factories throughout Erath County. Leona was a faithful, devoted wife, and mother, always caring for her family and many friends, through her amazing gifts of hospitality, serving, and ministry.

Leona is survived by her children, Donna and husband Troy Hoffman of Stephenville, Howard and wife Annie Goodman of Acton, and Grant and wife Nan Goodman of Stephenville; grandchildren, Meredith Bogges of Oklahoma City, Rebekah Jonas of Jacksboro, Shawn Goodman of Venus, Chance Goodman of Mansfield, Claire Ratliff of Chicago, Caden Goodman of Stephenville, and Chloe Goodman of Stephenville, great grandchildren, Cella, Alyssa, Alec, Kadyn, Kaylie, Erin, Eli, and Jane; sisters, Audrey Burdett of Plano, and Tabitha McClellan of Stephenville.

Besides her parents and husband, Leona was also preceded in death by brothers, Charles Rogin Vandiver and John Ralph Vandiver.

The Goodman family wishes expressions of sympathy be made in the form of donations to the building fund at Harvey Baptist Church.
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos