JACKSONVILLE — Private family services for Billy Wayne Goodman, 74, of Jacksonville are pending. A viewing and visitation will be Saturday, June 14, 2014, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at O.T. Allen & Son Funeral Home in Alto.
Mr. Goodman passed away Thursday in Jacksonville. He was born January 25, 1940, in Alto, Texas, to Claude and Lucille Edwards Goodman. He had lived in Arlington for many years and in Jacksonville for the last 24 years. He had worked as a carpenter for many years and was also known as "the Lawnmower Man" for his repair skills.
Mr. Goodman was preceded in death by his father Claude as well as two brothers and three sisters.
Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Martha Goodman of Jacksonville, Texas; mother, Lucille Goodman, of Rusk, Texas; sons & daughters-in-law Leslie Goodman of Paris, Texas, and Billy Jr. & Tressa Goodman and Tommy & Kristie Goodman of Jacksonville, Texas; two brothers; one sister; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.