March 25, 2013
Irene Goodson, 71, of Happy, died Sunday, March 24 at the hospice care center in Hazard.
She was the daughter of the late Tony Spencer and the late Maggie Feltner Spencer, and was also preceded in death by brothers Alger Spencer and Denny Spencer, and sisters Linda Combs and Emma Waddell.
She is survived by her husband, Densmore Goodson, Sr.; daughters Jeanette Grindstaff and husband Roger, Marie Goins and husband Marty, and Jennifer Longworth and husband James; son Densmore Goodson, Jr. and wife Sue; sister Juledine Spencer; brothers Taylor Spencer and Denzil Spencer; aunts Geneva Wooton and Georgia Luzader; uncle Mac Felter; grandchildren Megan Mullins, Colleen Lorrain Goodson, John Daniel Elkins, Jonathon Grindstaff, Chase Longworth, Andrea Longworth, Jason Longworth, Matt Goins, and Macie Goins; and great-grandchild Preston Davis.
Arrangements are being handled by Maggard Mountain View Chapel of Hazard, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m on Tuesday, March 26. Services will begin at 1 p.m. at Happy Freewill Baptist Church on Wednesday, March 27 with Rev. Rodney Smith officiating. Interment will be at Defiance Cemetery in Happy.