Parr Funeral Home & Crematory

James Allen Goodwin James Allen Goodwin
(March 25, 1939 - November 18, 2012)

U.S. Veteran James "Jim" Allen Goodwin, 73, of Suffolk, VA went home to be with the Lord at 12 a.m. on Sunday, November 18, 2012. He was born in Sunbury, North Carolina to the late James H. and Shirley W. Goodwin. Jim was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Missionary Church and the Men's Fellowship. He loved traveling and camping in his RV.

Jim is survived by his wife of 29 years, Mary Ann Goodwin; daughters and son-in-law, Beth M. Pablo, Dina Cordero, and Angela Cordero Jones and Danny Jones; sons and daughters-in-law, James "Buddy" and Angel Goodwin, Eddie and Brenda Cordero, Tony and Deena Cordero, and David and Eileen Cordero; thirteen grandchildren; two great grandchildren; and his beloved poodle, Ginger.

A funeral service will be held Tuesday, November 20, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Calvary Baptist Missionary Church, 545 Turlington Rd., Suffolk, VA 23434, with Pastor Lin Stanworth officiating. Entombment will follow at Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held Monday evening from 7 to 8 p.m. at Parr Funeral Home & Crematory, 3515 Robs Dr., Suffolk, VA 23434. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Calvary Baptist Missionary Church Building Fund. Condolences may be registered online at