Matthew Darrell Allen Goodwin, 26, of Whitesboro, Texas was called to his eternal home on Tuesday, November 1, 2022.
Matthew was born on October 21, 1996 in Muncie, Indiana. He worked for Askew Tire in Gainesville. Matthew loved being with his family and friends, fishing, singing karaoke, riding four wheelers and telling jokes. He was an accomplished welder.
He is survived by his parents, Mel and Stacy Durrett of Whitesboro; sister, Dusti Durrett of Whitesboro; sister, Sandi Durrett of Whitesboro; grandparents, Lynn and Dan Goodwin of Sherman; aunt, Kristen Goodwin of Kemah; uncle, Jared Goodwin of Houston; aunt, Shelley Garrison of Kokomo, Ind.; cousin, Wesley Garrison of Marion, Ind.; aunt and uncle, Barbie and Daniel Furniss of Fishers, Ind.; aunt and uncle, Katy and Rob Syzdek of Kingsbury, TX.; uncle and aunt, Todd and Darien Durrett of Pottsboro; uncle and aunt, Michael and Tammy Durrett of Ponder; as well as numerous cousins and other loving family and friends.
Matthew was preceded in death by his great grandfather, Darrell Layne.
A Memorial Service honoring Matthew will be held at 7:00 PM on Saturday, November 5, 2022 at Meador Funeral Home of Whitesboro, officiated by Rev. Chet Burgess. A time of visitation for family and friends will be held on Saturday at 6:00 PM at Meador Funeral Home.