Katy Frances Goodson
December 21, 1931 - October 6, 2018
ObituaryKATY FRANCES GOODSON was born in Ruleville, Mississippi on December 21, 1931 to Zeal Smith and Emma Ashmore Smith, died October 6, 2018 in Irving, TX. Katy was preceded in death by her parents and her husband of 60 years, Elbert (Bert) O. Goodson Jr., son Elbert (EO) Goodson III, sister Lillie Mae Oswalt, and brothers Leonard Smith, Samuel Earl Smith, and William Smith. She is survived by two daughters, Nita Briscoe and husband, Joe; and Brenda Goodson, both of Irving, TX, four grandchildren: Tim Bolin and wife Micree of Plano, TX, Patrick Bolin and Stephanie Farley of Irving, TX and Eric Goodson of Hurst, TX. Two great grandchildren: Ashley Cross, and Joseph Farley all of Irving, TX. Two sisters: Elizabeth Dunn of Sturgis, Mississippi and Mary Odum of Ackerman, Mississippi and numerous nieces, nephews, and long time friends.
Katy was a long time member of Memorial Baptist Church.
She was a housewife and mother all of her adult years. She was dearly loved by her family and loved them dearly in return. During her long marriage to Bert, they had the opportunity to travel to Jamaica, Saudi Arabia, and Egypt.
Katy will be greatly missed by all of her family and friends, but we are comforted by the fact that we know she was a Christian and now abides in her forever home with her Lord Jesus Christ and the loved ones who preceded her there. There will be no more pain, suffering, or tears for Katy.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m., on Tuesday, October 9th at Chism-Smith Funeral Home. A Graveside service will be 1:00 p.m., on Wednesday, October 10th at Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery, Dallas, Texas
Date: October 9, 2018
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: October 10, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm
I am so sorry for your loss. I love you all.