Obituary for Mr. Ronald Kenton "Ron" Goodnight

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Mr. Ronald Kenton "Ron" Goodnight

May 14, 1944 - September 11, 2018

Ronald K. “Ron” Goodnight, age 74, passed away peacefully on Tuesday morning, September 11, 2018 at his home in Brown County.

He was born May 14, 1944, in Brazil, to his parents, the late George and Marjorie W. (Wools) Goodnight. Ron attended Helmsburg High School. He retired as a self-employed Freightliner.

He enjoyed the outdoors by camping and fishing. Ron was a fan of western movies and loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

Ron married Mary Ruth (Fowler) Fleener-Goodnight on July 23, 1982 in Morgantown. She loving survives after 36 years of marriage. He is also survived by his children, Johnny Goodnight of Tennessee, Roland Goodnight of Franklin, Susan (Gary) Hodges of Bloomington and Lola (Richard) Key of Brown County; brother, Eugene Goodnight of Florida; 7 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

Ron was preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Marion Goodnight.

In keeping with Ron’s wishes, his family will have him cremated. Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.

Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Ron to the American Cancer Society, 5635 W. 96th St. Ste. 100 Indianapolis, IN 46278.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Information: (812) 597-4670



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Born: May 14, 1944
Died: September 11, 2018

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