Tim Goodson age 82 of Altha passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017, at Jackson Hospital. He was born in Opp, Alabama on October 7, 1935. Tim was an alumnus of Marianna High School, where he was a teacher and the head coach of the girls’ basketball team. He coached his team to three state championships. Tim was an avid outdoorsman that loved to hunt and fish. He was of the Baptist Faith.
Tim was preceded in death by his parents, N.H. Goodson and Ester Thomas Goodson; brothers, Donald Goodson, Paul Goodson, and McCoy Goodson. Tim is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Myrlene Goodson; one son, Randy Goodson (Ginger) of Fredericksburg, Virginia; one daughter, Sharon Thornton of Tallahassee; two grandchildren, Hannah Goodson of Fredericksburg, Virginia and Ridge Thornton of Tallahassee; one brother, James Goodson (Nina) of Marianna and one sister, Evelyn Ward of Marianna.
Funeral services for Tim will be held on Monday, October 16, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Roland Rabon officiating. Interment will follow in the Pinecrest Memorial Garden cemetery. A time of visitation will be held on Sunday, October 15, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Marianna Chapel Funeral Home is charge of arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may submitted online at www.mariannachapelfh.com