Shirley F. Goodson, age 76, of Abingdon, VA passed away on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 in the Ballad Hospice House.

Born January 5, 1943 in Bristol, VA, a daughter of the late Maynard B. and Della Mae Chafin Childress, and she lived most of her life in the Bristol area.  She was a member of Anchor Baptist Church.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Carl Goodson.  Surviving include her sisters, Cathy Ledbetter and Linda Simcox; brothers, Leonard Childress, Darrell Childress, and Raymond Childress; step son, Jimmy Goodson; step daughter, Yvonne Wright and Kathy DeBoard; several step grandchildren and great grandchildren.

The funeral service will be 7:00, Friday, August 9, 2019 in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mark Vestal officiating.  The burial will be 10:00 am Saturday in Mountain View Cemetery.  The visitation will be 5:00 to 6:45 pm prior to the service at the funeral home. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the funeral home to help family with final expenses.