September 25, 2013

Gerald Goodson

— Mr. Gerald Goodson, 56, of Dalton, passed away Monday evening, Sept. 23, 2013, at his home.

Born on Feb. 11, 1957, Gerald was the son of the late Julius and Roseann Manning Goodson. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Linda Cantrell Goodson.

Gerald is survived by his daughters, Tonya Goodson and Lindsey Goodson, both of Winston-Salem, N.C.; brother, Randy Goodson of Dalton; sisters and brothers-in-law, Cindy and Steven Massengill, Charlotte and Tommy Garrison, and Roxie Cantrell, all of Dalton; grandchildren, Britany Sealey, Tiffany Sealey, Shawn Sealey, Makailyn Fine and Natalie Fine, all of Winston-Salem, N.C.; nieces, Nikkie Hope, Roseanna Page, Barandi Goodson, Wendy Curtis and Brittany Schlapa; and nephews, Rory Cantrell, Hugh Cantrell, Lee Cantrell, Donnie Garrison, Chris Garrison and Dylan Massengill.

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Mr. Gerald Goodson will be held today at 8 p.m. at the chapel of Dalton Funeral Home with Joe Manning officiating.

The family will receive friends for visitation today from 5 to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made to The American Cancer Society.

Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave., Dalton, GA; (706) 529-5371.