Mr. James W. Goodwin, Sr. went home to be with the Lord on Monday, January 18, 2021. He was born in Columbus, OH. James retired after many years as a sales director with R&L Carriers.

He was an active member at Lake Gibson Nazarene Church in Lakeland where he served as a board member, the Finance Committee, a Head Usher and Sunday School Teacher. James was preceded in death by a daughter, Debra “Debbie”. Survivors include his wife, Janice; children, James, Jr., Robert “Bob”, Deanna “Dee”; sister, Becky; 8 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

Visitation will be Friday, 1 P.M. to 2 P.M. at Lake Gibson Nazarene Church in Lakeland. Services to begin at 2:00 P.M. Interment will take place in Columbus, OH. Arrangements by Gentry-Morrison Funeral Home at Serenity Gardens.

Condolences may be sent to the family at Gentry-Morrison Funeral Homes.

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