James Goodson


Funeral services for James Goodson, 90, of Normangee, were held Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in North Zulch. The Rev. Randall Smith officiated the service. Interment followed in the Bethlehem Lutheran Cemetery.

James Henry Goodson was born Oct. 5, 1929, in Houston, to Horace and Henrietta (Feuhs) Goodson. He worked as a telephone technician for Southwestern Bell and moved to Normangee from the Spring area in 1977. James enjoyed working outdoors, gardening and baling hay. He was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church in North Zulch.

James passed away Jan. 13, 2019, in College Station. He was preceded in death by both of his parents; his wife, Katherine Goodson; a brother, Merle Goodson; and sister, Shirley Wells.

Surviving family members are his sons, Rusty Goodson (Robbie) of Cameron, Jerry Goodson of Normangee and Eric Goodson (Jeana) of Normangee; a daughter, Angela Turner (John) of Normangee; and a brother, Earl Goodson of Houston. James is also survived by grandchildren, Jamie and Matt Goodson and Jacob, Benjamin and Rachel Turner, as well as great-grandchildren, Levi and Gabe Goodson and Noah, Elijah and James Turner.

Madisonville Funeral Home in Madisonville was in charge of arrangements. www.madisonvillefuneralhome.com.