Gloria Jo (Chappell) Goddard, age 87, passed away on Jan. 6, 2019, in Houston. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, Jan. 14, 2019, in Hillcrest Memorial Park, Ardmore.
Gloria was born on Oct. 4, 1931, to Herman “Peewee” and Vera Chappell, in Vivian, La. Gloria graduated from Wilson High School in Wilson. Gloria married William Goddard on Apr. 30, 1948, at Gainesville, Texas. She worked for Sears for about 20 years before retiring. Gloria has been an active member of Bear Creek Baptist Church in Houston for 22 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband in 2016, and one brother, James Chappell.
Gloria is survived by her son, Michael Goddard, and wife, Linda, of Prague and their children, Michael II, Michelle, Mitchell, and Matthew, son, David Goddard, and wife, Vickie, of Houston and their children, Cameron and Kristin, and eleven great-grandchildren.
Condolences may be left at www.griffinhillcrest.com.