Mary Ann Goodwin

Published 4:08 pm Thursday, February 17, 2022

Mary Ann Goodwin, 73, passed away Wednesday, February 16, 2022, at her residence following an extended illness. Memorial services will be held Friday, February 18th at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Ivey Funeral Home with Pastor James Scarborough officiating.

Mrs. Goodwin, a native of Bainbridge, Ga., was born on Thursday, February 3rd, 1949, to the late William Henry Wimberly Sr. and Ella Vernie Wimberly.

She was a homemaker, enjoyed playing Solitaire, talking to EVERYONE and most important… her family, reading her Bible and a member of Faceville Baptist Church. Flowers will be accepted, or donations can be made to Saint Jude Children’s Research Hospital at or

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Survivors include her daughters: Christie Bruce (Milton) of Faceville, Shelia Harvey (Edwin) of Colquitt, and Kimberly Slaughter (Jason) of Bainbridge.

Grandchildren include: Michael, Mitchell, Shane, Kristopher, Shawn, Jonathan and Gregory.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her siblings: William Wimberly Jr., Jerry Wimberly, Poshil Hand, Patricia Gadd, Alvin Wimberly and Wallace Wimberly and a son, Greg Merritt.

Due to the ongoing concerns regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, those attending are asked to maintain the recommended safe social distancing of six feet and/or wear protective masks in accordance with the State of Georgia guidelines.

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Ivey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.