Edna Beatrice Walker Phillips Goodman

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Edna Beatrice Walker Phillips Goodman, age 86 of Dublin passed away Wednesday, October 11, 2023 at the Montgomery Regional Hospital.  Born September 6, 1938 in Grant Parrish, Louisiana she was the daughter of the late William W. “Bill” Walker & Ollie Gatheright Walker. She was also preceded in death by her three infant children, Nancy Marie, Angela, and Earnest Alan.



Edna is survived by her


Husband of 43 years – James Edward Goodman – Dublin


Daughter – Tina Phillips Jack and husband Kenneth Jack – Jasper, TN



Stepdaughter – Stephanie (Gary) Roberts – Roanoke


Stepsons – Joe Phillips and Johnnie Phillips – Jena, LA


Brother – Randel Walker – LA


Sisters – Betty J. Franks – LA, Glenda K. Michaels– LA


Nieces and nephews & many loved ones, too numerous to list


Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Perry Slaughter officiating. Interment will follow at the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery, Dublin.

Visitation will be from 1:00 PM until service time Wednesday at the Funeral Home.


To sign Edna’s online guestbook, visit www.bowerfuneralhome.com


Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.