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James Goodson III

February 12, 1939 March 30, 2018
James Goodson III
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Obituary for James Goodson III

James Goodson, III, 79, of 4089 Mt. Cross Road, Danville, Va., died on Friday, March 30, 2018, at Roman Eagle Rehab and Healthcare. Born February 12, 1939 in Danville, he was the son of the late James E. Goodson and the late Lilly Snead Goodson.

Jim was a graduate of the Whitmell Farm Life School. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Virginia Tech in 1961 and continued his education at the Marshall Wythe School of Law of the College of William & Mary in Virginia. He first received the English Bachelor Degree of Civil Law there, and in 1965 received a Juris Doctor Degree. He practiced law in Danville for 43 years, having retired in 2008.

Final rites will be held 1:00 p.m., Friday, April 6, 2018 at Leemont Cemetery, 1200 Claiborne Street, Danville, VA with the Rev. Wayne Moore officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association, ATTN: Jane Massie, 308 Craghead St., Suite 104, Danville, VA 24540.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Goodson family. Online condolences may be made at

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1:00 PM 4/6/2018 1:00:00 PM
Leemont Cemetery

1301 Claiborne St.
Danville, VA 24540

Leemont Cemetery
1301 Claiborne St. Danville 24540 VA
United States

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