Mrs. Goodwin was born Sept. 12, 1948, in Richmond County, a daughter of the late James Handy and Lillie Mae Norton Goodwin. She was a member of the Midway Baptist Church and had been employed with the Bibb Company.
Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Lillie Goodwin Lyde and Robert Kyle Lyde Sr. of Rockingham; grandchildren, Robert K. “Robbie” Lyde Jr., Amanda L. Currie and Elizabeth R. Lyde; brothers, Cecil Goodwin and Ronald Goodwin, both of Rockingham and Doug Goodwin of Spartanburg, S.C.; sisters, Rose Peterson of Fayetteville, Sylvia Grooms and Peggy Smith, both of Rockingham.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011, in Eastside Cemetery with Rev. Jimmy Williams officiating.
The family will be gathering at the Currie home, 188 Haywood Cemetery Road, Rockingham.
Memorials may be made to Midway Baptist Church, PO Box 631, Cordova, NC 28338 or Richmond County Hospice, 1119 US Hwy. 1 North, Rockingham, NC 28379.
Condolences may be made online at www.carterfuneral.net
Carter Funeral Home of Rockingham is assisting the Goodwin family.