James Dale Goodwin

James Goodwin

James Dale Goodwin, 70, of Zavalla, Texas, passed away December 15, 2016 in Houston, Texas.  Dale was born January 27, 1946 in Leesville, Louisiana, son of James Dill Goodwin and Melba Taylor Goodwin.

Dale was a retired machinist from Marathon Oil in Texas City and a retired Senior Chief Petty Officer E-8 serving 20 years in the United States Navy.

Dale is survived by his wife Dorothy Hebert Goodwin of Lake Charles, Louisiana; son, Bryan Keith Goodwin, Sr. and wife Diana of Texas City, Texas; daughter, Sonya K. Osburn and husband Matthew of Texas City, Texas.

Services will be held at Carnes Funeral Home in Texas City,  Thursday, December 22, 2016. Visitation begins at 4:00 P.M. followed by Celebration of Life Memorial  Service at 5:00 P.M.