Brenda Joyce

October 4, 1943 - January 31, 2024

Brenda Joyce Goodwin, 80, of Muscle Shoals, passed away Wednesday, January 31, 2024.  A memorial visitation will be held Tuesday, February 6, 2024, 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M., with service starting at 2:00 P.M in the chapel of Williams Funeral Home of Florence. Norman Simmons will be officiating.

Brenda was preceded in death by her parents, William and Methyl Tompkins; brothers, William Tompkins Jr, Lloyd Tompkins, Kenneth Tompkins, Jerry Tompkins, and Charlie Tompkins.

She is survived by her children, Darryl, Jason (Trena), Staci and Steven Goodwin; sister, Shelia Tompkins Taylor; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Brenda enjoyed reading and playing music.  She was a wonderful homemaker and enjoyed taking care of many people.  In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

The family would like to give a special thanks to Helen Keller ICU nurses and staff for all their help and care.

Memorial Visitation

February 6, 2024
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Memorial Visitation

Williams Funeral Home, 1950 Helton Drive, Florence, AL, USA

February 6, 2024 1:00 pm

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February 6, 2024
2:00 pm


Williams Funeral Home, Helton Drive, Florence, AL, USA

February 6, 2024 2:00 pm

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One Comment on “Brenda Joyce Goodwin”

  1. I remember your Mother as a patient woman. She was always nice to us as kids. She managed a good clean home and 4 kids and homemade meals. She was impressive.

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