He enjoyed fishing and loved the outdoors. He was a devoted father and loved his two boys. He also enjoyed watching NASCAR, UT football and he was a collector of old coins. He was of the Baptist faith.
He was preceded by his father, Willie Thomas Goodner; brother, James Goodner; and granddaughter, Addison Goodner.
He is survived by his children, Tanner Goodner and wife, Belinda, and Chad Franklin Goodner; his mother, Sylvia Jean Goodner; and the mother of his children, Linda Nichols, all of Cleveland.
The funeral will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in the chapel of Grissom Funeral Home.
Interment will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in McClanahan Cemetery in Birchwood.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home prior to the service.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Goodner family guest book at www.grissomfh.net.
Mark S. Grissom, funeral firector, is handling the arrangements.