MELVYN C. GOODWYN
Melvyn C. Goodwyn, 94, of Stony Creek, widower of Mary Catherine Goodwyn passed away Tuesday, October 10, 2017. He was the son of the late Henry P. and Mattie Harrison Goodwyn and was also preceded in death by a brother, Francis Goodwyn; and sister, Otis Dorothy Roberts.
Mr. Goodwyn is survived by a son, Melvin C. Goodwyn, Jr. of Woodbridge; daughter, Theresa Goodwyn Harmon and husband, Gary of Shadyside, Md.; granddaughter, Laura Catherine Goodwyn of Washington, D.C.; sister, Josephine Tyson of Newport News; and a number of nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Friday, October 13, at Owen Funeral Home, 303 S. Halifax Road, Jarratt, Va. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, October 14, at Sappony Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Goodwyn Family Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Sappony Baptist Church. Online condolences may be made at www.owenfh.com.