Clergy Family



Samuel Henry Goody, 70, of Pauls Valley died Feb. 26, 2013. He was the husband of Rev. Perla Martinez-Goody, a retired Local Pastor.

Sam was born March 7, 1942, in Zanesville, Ohio. Sam and Perla married on May 28, 1965, in Hagerstown, Md. He was a mechanical engineer.

The Goodys moved to Pauls Valley in 2000. Sam’s role was crucial in the remodeling of the UM Hispanic Fellowship of San Mateo.

Survivors include Rev. Goody and daughter Kimberlee Hawkins.

Service was March 1 at Pauls Valley-First UMC.

Evelyn Pfenninger died March 26. She was the mother of Enid District Superintendent Donna Dodson and grandmother of Rev. Chris Dodson, CrossTimbers UMC, Moore.



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