Alfred Jasper Goodwill

Alfred Jasper Goodwill

Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 10 Mar 1937 (aged 81)
Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Minden, Webster Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 55896273 · View Source
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Born in Claiborne parish to Capt. Alfred Goodwill and his first wife, Elizabeth Ford Farley.

On 12 Dec 1882 in Minden, Louisiana, he married Sallie Fort of Bellevue, Louisiana. Their children:
*Walton Fort Goodwill
*Jasper Goodwill
*Carrie Goodwill Bullock
*Alfred Goodwill
*Ralph Shelby Goodwill
*Arthur Donald Goodwill
*Alice Bryce Goodwill Turnley

The Minden Democrat.
March 12, 1937
Page 1 & 8

Funeral Services for A. F. Goodwill Held Here Thurs.

Member of Pioneer Family Dies Wednesday of Heart Attack.

Funeral services for Alfred Jasper Goodwill, 81, who succumbed from a heart attack at 10 a. m. Wednesday, were held Thursday morning, March 11, in his home on Monroe Street. Rev. O. V. T. Chamberlain, pastor of the St. John's Episcopal Church, officiated. Interment was made in the Minden Cemetery under the direction of the Butler Funeral Home.

Mr. Goodwill was born in Minden on October 11, 1855, the son of Alfred Goodwill, who came from England to North Louisiana.

On December 12, 1882, the deceased married Miss Sallie Forth, four sons and two daughters resulting from the union.

Surviving him are his sons, Walton F. Goodwill, Jasper Goodwill, Ralph Goodwill and Alfred Goodwill, all of Minden, and his daughters, Miss Carried Goodwill, Minden, and Mrs. Arthur Turnley, of Plain Dealing. He is also survived by a sister, Mrs. Alice Goodwill Bryce.

Pallbearers during the service were Dawson Lary, Donovan Shinn, Laurence Scruggs, Byron Lumpkin, Clyde Toadvin, Weston Miller, Ed Brown and Walter Webb, Jr.

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