Ruth E. Goodson, 66, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, at Community Hospital North after a brief illness.
She had been a resident of Anderson her entire life.
She was born July 2, 1951, in Anderson, the daughter of Jasper T. and Sarah Elizabeth (Wellons) Pine. She was a school bus driver for Hayden Anderson Transit for 10+ years and was a bus driver for C.A.T.S. when she retired.
Ruth is survived by her daughter, Beverly Tomlinson of New Port Richey, Florida; grandson, Chase Tomlinson of Anderson; great-grandchildren, William Chase Tomlinson and Skyra Tomlinson; special friend, Greta Wingler Bowman; brothers, David (Donna) Pine of Pendleton, Stephen Pine of Fort Worth, Texas, and Mike (Belinda) Pine of Chesterfield; sister, Judith Rogers of Bryant, Alabama; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William D. Goodson; daughter, Angela Marie Jarvis and son; grandson, Jacob Tomlinson; brothers, Morley Pine, James Pine and Robert Pine; and sisters, Joyce Crum and Beverly Poston.
As per Ruth's wishes cremation has been chosen. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
Published on November 7, 2017