Virginia Louise Goodman

Virginia Louise Goodman of Bluff Dale, 88, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013, in Granbury.

Funeral: 11 a.m. Monday, March 25, 2013, at Wiley Funeral Home. Burial: Laneville Cemetery in Laneville, Texas. Visitation: 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 24 at the funeral home.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Susan G. Kohmen Breast Cancer Research or the Bluff Dale Baptist Church.

Mrs. Goodman was born Jan. 4, 1925 to Nae Bill Wolverton and Ana Mae Lewis Wolverton. She married A.J. Goodman, May 1, 1943, in Laneville, Texas. She had lived in Bluff Dale since 1998 and was a member of the Bluff Dale Baptist Church. She worked for the J.C. Penney Co. for 13 years. She enjoyed sewing, child care, reading, yardwork, her TV shows, Gospel singing, cooking and baking.

Preceding her in death were her parents, husband, one brother and two sisters.

Survivors: Daughters, Lillian Ethridge and husband, Joe, of Bluff Dale, Barbara Hitt of Bluff Dale, Donna Mithani of Clear Lake, Texas; “other daughters,” Laura Galloway of Houston, Lorrie Landi of Bluff Dale; grandchildren, Gregory Ethridge of New York City, Richard Ethridge of Fort Worth, John Hitt of Round Rock, Kimberly Parker of Houston; great-grandchildren, Jack Ethridge, Georgia Ethridge, Eloise Ethridge, Caroline Ethridge, Henry Ethridge, Logan Hitt, Lindsey Hitt; sister, Frances Goodman of Mesquite; brothers, Don Wolverton and Joe Wolverton, both of Tyler; and several nieces and nephews.

Wiley Funeral Home made arrangements.