Sunday, May 1, 2016

David H. Goodin

David H. Goodin, 60, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, April 30, 2016, at his residence in Diamond Head, Mississippi. Visitation will be Monday, May 2, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Grady Crowell and Rev. James Reardon officiating. Graveside services will immediately follow at Murphy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Mark Mayo officiating.

David was born February 28, 1956, to Harrell and Jimmie Ruth Hill Goodin. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. After graduating from Winston Academy, he earned a degree at Mississippi State University in Accounting becoming a Certified Public Accountant. He later graduated from the University Of Mississippi School Of Law and became a Certified Financial Planner. David, an avid golfer, was a longtime member of the Diamond Head Country Club; and was involved in community service through organizations such as the Kiwanis Club.

David is survived by his parents; his sister, Beverly Caldwell and husband, Phil, of Abita Springs, Louisiana; two nephews, Patrick Harrell Caldwell also of Abita Springs; and Stephen Philip Caldwell and wife, Gretchen, of Birmingham, Alabama; and his devoted friend, Gail Gonsoulin, of Diamond Head. He was preceded in death by his sister, Tami Elizabeth Goodin.

Serving as pallbearers will be James Bush, Patrick Caldwell, Stephen Caldwell, David Crowson, John Letteri, Dr. Joe Letteri, and Steve Sinclair. Memorials may be given to Palmer Home for Children, P. O. Box 746, Columbus, MS 39703.

Services are under the direction of Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at