The Woodward News

December 3, 2012

Glenn McClure Goodson


Woodward News

Woodward, Okla. — Funeral service for Glenn McClure 86 year old Thomas, Oklahoma resident will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. in the First Christian Church of Thomas with David Beck officiating. Burial will follow in the Mound Valley Cemetery, under the direction of the Lockstone Funeral Home of Thomas.

Glenn was born to Mathie and Ollie (Campbell) Goodson on May 13, 1926 in Burnet, TX and died on November 27, 2012 in Woodward Regional Hospital in Woodward, Oklahoma. Glenn was raised in Austin, Texas, where he attended schools. He joined the United States Navy at the age of 16 serving 2 years during World War II. At the age of 18, Glenn began working for Mobil Oil Company as a field hand. Glenn married Betty Adams on October 20, 1956 in Drumright, OK. Later moving to Thomas, OK in the summer of 1967, where they made their home. Glenn had worked his way up to management before retiring at the age of 56. After retiring, Glenn had held helped Kenneth Roof with wheat harvest, ran cattle with Dick Frans, helped Jack Dickey at the First National Bank and was the mayor of Thomas. Glenn enjoyed traveling, dancing, country music, exploring caves with his family and he always had a big garden. He married Peggy Wingo on October 29, 2011 in Woodward, Oklahoma, where they made their home.

He is survived by his wife, Peggy of Woodward, Oklahoma; one daughter, Sherri Martin of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; one grandson, Trey Garrison of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; 4 step daughters, Debra and Pete Schuman of Marietta, Oklahoma, Sherry Easton of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Janie Wingo of Dumas, Texas, Kelly and Brett Haley of Arlington, Texas; 3 step sons, James and Joy Wingo of Cheyenne, Oklahoma, Gary Wingo of The Colony, Texas and Danny and Pam Wingo of Gilbert, Arizona; and one step grandchild, Misty Hightower of Dalhart, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents, his 1st wife, Betty Goodson, and 13 brothers and sisters.