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Corey Dewayne Goodwin

January 9, 1987 — October 27, 2017

Corey Dewayne Goodwin was born January 9, 1987 to Byron and Brenda Goodwin in Union County at the Medical Center of South Arkansas. At a young age, Corey united with Sweet Home Missionary Baptist Church. Corey attended and was a graduate of Smackover High School. After graduation, Corey joined and served in the United States Army. During that time he traveled and served on a town in Afghanistan. When he returned he joined the workforce. Corey had many talents and was a skilled laborer. Along with being a hard worker, he was a family man and a loving father. Corey was a lifelong resident of Smackover and he certainly will be missed. He was preceded in death by Paternal grandparents Freeman & Rosemary Goodwin and Maternal Grandparents, Adell and Pearling Bailey all of Smackover, AR. Corey leaves to cherish his memories his parents, Byron and Brenda Goodwin; his children, Zion Goodwin, Ayana Goodwin, and Corey Goodwin, Jr.; brothers, Brian Sims; Julius Davidson, a special uncle, Adell Bailey, and a host of other loving family members and friends. Visitation will be Friday November 3, 2017 12 noon-5pm at Sims Mortuary. Funeral services will be Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 11:30am at the Smackover Auditorium with Pastor Felton Burgie, eulogist. Interment will be at Hicks Cemetery in Smackover under the direction of Sims Mortuary. Sign the guestbook online at To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Corey Dewayne Goodwin, please visit our flower store.

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