BLAKELY -- Donna Caye Gordon Goodman, 38, passed away Sunday, February 3,2013 at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, Ga. following an extended illness. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 6 PM at the Open Arms Ministries s in Bainbridge, Ga. Bro. C. O. Tlioinpson officiating. The family has requested that all who attend to please wear something in pink or red to help support the American Heart Association. A graveside service will be held on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 at 11 AM in the Blakely Cemetery, Bro. C. O. Thompson officiating.
Mrs. Goodman was born in Bainbridge, Ga, Nov. 29,1974 to the late Robeit Earl Gordon Sr. and Julie Ann Miller Gordon. She was a member of the Open Arms Ministries in Bainbridge. She was a registered nurse at the Whigham Nursing Home. Mrs. Goodman attended the Frances Mary College in S. C., Bainbridge College and Albany Darton College to receive her RN degree. Other than her parents she was preceded in death by a brother; Robert Earl (Robbie) Gordon Jr. Grandparents: R.C. and Laurine Miller.
Mrs Goodman is survived by 2 daughters: Julie Ann Goodman and Macy Marie Goodman of Peachtree City, Ga 1 sister: Amanda Guthrie and husband Billy of S. C.. 2 brothers: Brian Heard of N. Myrtle Beach, S.C. and Stacy Heard and wife Beth of Roanoke Al. Grandmother: Pauline Gordon of Bainbridge; Step-Father: Eldon Heard of Bishopville, S.C; Step-Daughter: Lindsy Tipton of S. C.; 1 grandchild: Auria Sullivan of S. C. 1 Several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorials may be made to Donna Kaye Goodman Fund at First National Bank of Decatur Co. Att: Janet Dowdy, P.O. Box 10 Bainbridge, Ga. 39818
Manry-Jordan-Hodges Funeral Home