Thelma Langdale Goodwin, age 90, of Elizabeth City, NC passed away Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Sentara Barco Nursing Center. Born in Chowan County, NC on April 16, 1928 to the late William Langdale and Alice Mizelle Langdale, she was the widow of Robert “Bob” White Goodwin, Sr. She was a retired bookkeeper for Roses and a member of Blackwell Memorial Baptist Church.
She is survived by her sons, Bob Goodwin, Jr. (Ann) of Elizabeth City, NC, Bill Goodwin (Beth) of Pawcatuck, CT, and Tom Goodwin (Dorothy) of Raleigh, NC; a sister, Shirley Whitley of Currituck, NC; nine grandchildren, Steve Goodwin (Holly), Daniel Goodwin (Mary Shaw), Michelle Napier (Marty), Jeff Goodwin (Kristen), Eric Goodwin (Tracey), Greg Goodwin (Shana), Kim Spagnuolo (Ryan), Lauren Eiswirth (Greg) and Ryan Goodwin; 12 great grandchildren and one on the way. She was preceded in death by three sisters and one brother.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Phyllis King and Annette Berry for the love and special care they showed their mother over the past years. An additional thank you to Sentara Barco for the kindness and care they showed.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, April 15, 2019 at West Lawn Memorial Park, officiated by the Rev. F. Joe Griffith. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice. Twiford Funeral Home, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Goodwin family. Online memorial condolences may be sent to the family at www.TwifordFH.com.