Rev. Eley Bert Goodwin Jr.


Rev. Bert Goodwin, a retired elder, died April 24, 2013.

The arrangements are as follows

  • Visitation will be Friday, April 26, 2013, at Lester Memorial UMC in Oneonta from 12:30 p.m. until 2 p.m.
  • The funeral will follow at 2 p.m. at Lester Memorial UMC.
  • Burial will be at Taylor Memorial Cemetery at 3:30 p.m.

Rev. Goodwin was ordained an elder in 1960.  During his ministry he served as pastor of Corbinville Circuit; Sheffield Highlands; Lester Memorial; Jasper First; and Holmes Street UMCs. For many years he served as the Executive Director of Camp Sumatanga. He also served six years as the Gadsden District Superintendent. He retired in 1991.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to Camp Sumatanga or Lester Memorial UMC.

Please remember his wife Ella; his brother Rev. Jim Goodwin; his sister Sue Meeks and their family and friends in your prayers.

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