Patsy Elizabeth Calhoun Goins, 64, a resident of Cleveland, passed away Friday, May 24, 2013, at the residence.
She was daughter of the late Donnie Louise Bates Calhoun and Virgil Calhoun. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Bill Calhoun.
She loved to cook for people. She enjoyed working in her vegetable and flower gardens and enjoyed canning. She was a member of New Salem Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Larry Goins of Cleveland; her two sons, Barry Goins and his wife, Rachael, and Mark Goins all of Cleveland; grandchildren: Justin Goins and his wife, Alisha, Brandon Goins and his wife, Gabriela, Gage Goins, Devin Goins, Peyton Goins, Mason Crisp, Brystal Crisp, Samantha Hutcheson and Jacob Hutcheson; great-grandchildren: Adelyn Goins, Macie Goins, Taylor Goins and Brayden Loach; her sisters: Jenny Dixon, Barbara Bishop, Joyce Earwood and Joyce Stafford; her brothers, J. R. Calhoun and Jackie Calhoun; and several nieces and nephews also survive.
A Remembrance of Life Service will be conducted at 3 p.m. today, May 26, 2013, at New Salem Baptist Church with Pastor A.C. Cooper officiating.
Interment will follow in Benton Memorial Gardens with Brandon Calhoun, Kevin Calhoun, Terry Calhoun, Billy Calhoun Jr., Bryon Calhoun, Matt Calhoun and Stacey Calhoun serving as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends today from 1 p.m. until service time at 3 p.m. at New Salem Baptist Church.
Mrs. Goins’ guest book may be viewed and signed at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com. Jim Rush Funeral Homes Wildwood Avenue Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.