Pulliam Funeral Chapel
Hester M. Goodwin 94 Oblong, IL
Hester Mae Goodwin 94 Oblong died Friday February 1, 2002 at Cotillion Ridge Nursing Center in Robinson, IL. She was born May 28, 1907 in Crawford County, Illinois and was the daughter of Lawrence P. Bartmess and Minnie Wright. On November 27, 1924 she married Alvin Best who died in 1954. In July 1954 she married Herschel Goodwin who died in 1977. Hester was a homemaker and member of the Evangelical United Methodist Church of Oblong. She was a volunteer worker at Crawford County Senior Citizens and Crawford Memorial Hospital. Hester had lived a Cotillion Ridge Nursing Center for the past several years and actively participated in their social events. Her most pleasurable activity was teaching the Sunday morning bible class.