First Posted: 12/27/2008
WESTFIELD Mr. Lowell William Goins, 85, of Westfield, widower of the late Ethel Brooksie Goins, passed away on Friday, Dec. 26, 2008, at his home. He was born in Stokes County on Sept. 25, 1923, to the late Jimmy Lee Goins and Lucy Willard Goins. Mr. Goins worked as farmer and was of the Baptist faith. He is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Bernie Ray and Delores Goins of Westfield; three daughters and sons-in-law, Brenda Kay and Commodore Ayers of Westfield, Patty and James Shelton of Westfield and Patricia Bouldin of Mount Airy; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Preceding Mr. Goins in death are four brothers and two sisters. Funeral services will be held Monday, Dec. 29, 2008, at 11 a.m. at Cox-Needham Chapel with the Rev. Ricky Rogers and the Rev. Darrell Price conducting the service with interment to follow at Goins Family Cemetery. The family will receive family and friends at Cox-Needham Funeral Home Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008, from 6 to 8 p.m. Cox-Needham Funeral Home of Pilot Mountain is assisting the Goins family.