James William Goodwin, 74, of Pine Bluff, died Friday, December 30, 2016. He was born June 30, 1942 in Holly Grove, Ark., son of Marshall P. Goodwin, Sr. and Carmelita Epperson Goodwin.

Mr. Goodwin was reared and received his early education in Holly Grove, graduating from Holly Grove High School. He served in the United States Navy. Mr. Goodwin was a union electrician. In his spare time, he enjoyed hunting.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Marshall Goodwin, Jr.

Survivors include his brother, Parker Goodwin of Mansfield, Texas; and three sisters, Ann Goodwin Rice of Rio Vista, California, Betty Goodwin of Georgetown, Texas and Linda Goodwin Rial of Rosenberg, Texas.

Services will be private at a later date.

Cremation arrangements were handled by Ralph Robinson & Son Funeral Directors

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