Obituary of Jerry Lynn Goddard
Mr. Jerry Goddard, age 72 of South Harriman, passed away Thursday March 7, 2019 at his home. He was a Deacon at Childs Memorial Baptist Church for many years and a member of South Gate Masonic Lodge #569. Jerry served as a Roane County Commissioner for 20 years and was a proud South Harriman Pirate Alumni. He retired from Martin Marietta and The Department of Transportation.
He was preceded in death by his parents: Paul “Buster” & Mary Ellen Goddard.
Brother: Darrell Goddard.
Father-in-law: Robert P. Smith.
He is survived by his wife of 54 years: Sherron Smith Goddard.
Two daughters: Kim Goddard and Tammy Goddard.
Four grandchildren: Whitney Hill, Chelsey and husband Sammy Stewart, Lucas and wife Courtney Jolley, and Kristen Jolley.
Three great grandchildren: Ashton Jolley, Eleanor Keen, and Abigail Keen.
Brother: Paul “Squeaky” and wife Betty Ann Goddard
Sister: Paula and husband Bruce Walker.
Mother-in-law: Josephine Smith.
Brother-in-law: Michael and wife Carol Smith.
Special friend from Quality Private Duty.
And many nieces, nephews, friends and loved ones.
The family will receive friends Saturday March 9, 2019 at Childs Memorial Baptist Church in Harriman from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. Funeral and Masonic services will follow at 4:00 PM. Graveside services will be Sunday March 10, 2019 at 2:00 PM in Roane Memorial Gardens in Rockwood.