Dorothy J. Goomeer
- August 3, 1927 - August 15, 2008
- Russellville, Arkansas
of Dorothy's Passing
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“I am so sorry for your loss. To loose a mate is the hardest thing ever, but you learn to survive. Loosing a parent is something you never get over...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Delma Casey
“Pam & Phyllis, You have my sincere sympathy.
My thoughts and prayers are with you.
2 of 17 | Posted by: Judy Hottinger
“I am so sorry to hear about your loss. My daugher Jennifer was friends with Allison and Patti and I go way back. It is so strange because my Mom was...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Debbie Tuller
“Pam, Phyllis, and family,
I was so sad to hear about your mother's death. Please know that I send my sincere sympathy to you all during this time. ...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Sara Reeves
“Pattie and Family, Your mom was a special lady. I always enjoyed visiting with her when I would see her out and about. You are in my prayers during...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Rita Kelley Woolf
“Dorothy was a very special person and I know that she will be missed by her family and all who knew her. I will be praying for the family during this...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Grady WAIT
“Phyllis, MY deepest sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your mother. My thoughts are with you.
7 of 17 | Posted by: Peggy Rofkahr
“We are sorry for your loss. We are praying for the entire family for peace and understanding. Always remember - there will be a warm place in your...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Harris & Brenda Kimbell
“Mike & Family: Just want you to know that I am thinking of you at this time. I always enjoyed being with you and Ms. Dorothy at Mom and dads. Mike...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Ken Goodwin
“Mike, we are so sorry for your loss of your dear lifetime friend and wife. Our deepest sympsthy to you and your family.
Your friends, Jack and Shirley
10 of 17 | Posted by: Jack and Shirley Brown
“We are sorry for your loss--Mamas are to be treasured and remembered--We are thinking of you all--Mac and Garry-
11 of 17 | Posted by: Mac & Garry Vineyard
“DEAR PHYLLIS AND FAMILY, PLEASE ACCEPT MY SINCERE CONDOLENCES ON THE LOSS OF YOUR DEAR MOTHER. I WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER HER (AND YOU)
FOR THE LOVE...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: DENISE TAYLOR
“Mr. Goomeer, Pattie, & family, please know how much you have been in my prayers during your difficult times. Everytime I think of Mrs. Dorothy, it...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Georgia Dye
“Mike and Family: Our thoughts and prayers are with you. It has been many years since we all went to church together at Grace Baptist however you...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Tracy and Rita Price
“My beloved sister, who taught me everything I know of motherly love, will live in my heart until we meet again.
15 of 17 | Posted by: Fess & Brenda Powell
“Mike, Patty, Pam & Phyllis - So sorry to hear about Dorothy's death. Take comfort in God's promise that to be absent from the body is to be present...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Donna Johnston
“Mike and Family:
I am so sorry for your loss. Please know I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Little...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Lynda Dixon
Dorothy J. Goomeer, 81, a resident of Russellville, went to be with her Lord Friday, August 15, 2008, at Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center.
She was born August 3, 1927, at Russellville to Festus Hilliard Powell Sr. and Dortha Beatrice Jolley Powell Shofstall. She was a homemaker and member of Grace Missionary Baptist Church. She loved her family and spending time with them. She was preceded in death by her parents and a great granddaughter, Eleanor Ann Yearta.
Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Mike Goomeer of Russellville; three daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia and Keith Beck of Dover, Pam and Bobby Green of Russellville, and Phyllis and Robert Paul Leavell of Dover; a brother and sister-in-law, Fess and Dr. Brenda Powell of Hot Springs; four grandchildren and their spouses, Allison and Robbie Wiley of Dover, Beth and Aaron Yearta of Jonesboro, Ben and Missy Sears of Russellville, and Daniel Leavell of Dover; eight great grandchildren, Chase, Wade, and Jacob Wiley of Dover, Will, Audrey, and Gus Yearta of Jonesboro, and Matthew and CatLyn Sears of Russellville; and numerous cousins.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, August 18, 2008, at Shinn Chapel with Bro. Rocky Goodwin officiating. Burial will be in Shiloh-Williamson Cemetery at Russellville under the direction of Shinn Funeral Service.
Pallbearers will be Keith Beck, Bobby Green, Robert Paul Leavell, Robbie Wiley, Aaron Yearta, Ben Sears, and Daniel Leavell.
Visitation will be from 3 - 4 p.m. on Sunday, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation of Arkansas, 1818 N Taylor St # 186, Little Rock, Arkansas 72207.
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