Dylan LightfootStaff Writer
November 29, 2012
Sonya Yvonne Goodman of Jefferson and a long-time resident of Margate Health and Rehab Center, died on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012, at Margate Health and Rehab Center in Jefferson. She was 67.
Ms. Goodman was born on July 22, 1945, in Ashe County to the late Roy and Nell Sheets Goodman.
She worked for many years at Ashe County ADAP. She was a member of Welcome Home Baptist Church.
Ms. Goodman is survived by a sister, Brenda and husband John Walters of Crumpler; a brother, John and wife Cheryl Goodman of Greensboro; a nephew, Nathan and wife Leanna Walters of Crumpler; a niece, Julie and husband Jose Somarriba of New York, N.Y.; niece Kristen and husband Chad Huff of Westfield, Ind.; niece, Amy and husband Curtis Lawson of Houston, Texas; niece, Sarah and husband Patrick Rose of Dallas, Texas; nephew, John Aaron and wife Sherri Lynn Goodman of King; and seven great nieces.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at Ashelawn Memorial Chapel by Rev. Lonnie Jones and Dr. Calvin Miller. Burial will follow in Ashelawn Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. on Satuday prior to the funeral service at Ashelawn.
The family requests no food please. Flowers will be appreciated, or memorials may be made to Welcome Home Baptist Church, 4087 U.S. 221, Jefferson, NC 28640 or Ashe County ADAP
You may send and view condolences to the family through our website www.ashelawn.com.
Ashelawn Memorial Chapel & Gardens was entrusted with Ms. Goodman’s arrangements.