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Nellie Goodwin

Thursday, September 4, 2008

Nellie Savannah Weaver Burge Goodwin, 86, of Cave City, Ark., died Aug. 27, 2008, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born Sept. 28, 1921, at Sulphur Rock, Ark., the daughter of the late Logan Garfield and Jessie S. (Holmes) Weaver.

She was retired from Gen Corp Automotive and a member of the First Missionary Baptist Church in Cave City, Ark.

Survivors include: one son, Ron Burge and wife Jeanetta of Cave City; two daughters, Wilma Burge Trout and husband Bob of Star City, Ark., Renda Burge Reynolds of Batesville, Ark.; three brothers, Billy Joe Weaver of Little Rock, Arlis Ray Weaver of Newark and Donald Lee Weaver of Eureka Springs; two sisters Imogene Sharp of Marked Tree, Ark., and Bonnie Dean Rainbolt of Magness, Ark.; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; several nieces; nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by: her parents; her first husband, Cleo Burge; her second husband, Mark Goodwin; three brothers, J.R. Weaver, Bill Weaver and Marcus Weaver; and three sisters, Virginia Burge, Cornelia Hutchison and Monnie Moran.

Funeral services were held Aug 29 at the First Missionary Baptist Church in Cave City, Ark., with Bro. Ron Canard and Bro. Wayne Goodman officiating. Burial followed in the Cave City Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City, Ark.

Pallbearers were Ronnie Gene Burge, Zachery Tate, Levi Burge, Adam Trout, Jason Trout and Bobby Johnson.