Geraldine ‘Geri’ Goodwin Martin
February 11, 1933 – July 22, 2017
RALEIGH – Geraldine Harward Goodwin Brown Martin, 84, died Saturday with her family by her side. She was a loving wife and mother. She treasured her time with her family. She was preceded in death by her parents Linwood and Neva Harward; husbands Ernest Goodwin and Kenneth Brown; son, James D. Goodwin; siblings, Laura Mae Douglas, Junior and Ralph Harward; and son-in-law, Jody Roberson.
She is survived by her husband, Lawrence Martin of Louisburg; children, Tommy Goodwin, Sr. (Lois) of Wendell, Miles Goodwin (Nelle) of Garner, Linda Roberson of Raleigh, Janet Loyd (Phillip) of Youngsville; brother, Bobby Harward of Durham; grandchildren, Tommy Goodwin, Jr., Brandon Goodwin, Ami Moon, Lara Nosal, Courtney Costantino, Susan Nosal, Charley Loyd, Landon Loyd; and nine great grandchildren.
The family wishes to give special thanks to caretakers Debbie Wheeler, Mamie Smith, Juana Rodas, and Kindred Hospice of Oxford.
Graveside service 11 a.m., Tuesday at Pine Forest Memorial Gardens, Wake Forest. The family will be at Linda’s home.
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneral.com