Brenda Joyce Goodell

July 28, 1950 ~ October 21, 2022 (age 72) 72 Years Old


Brenda Browning Goodell, 72, of Tallahassee, FL. passed away October 21, 2022, at the 
Big Bend Hospice House surrounded by her family.   

Brenda was born in Barwick, GA on July 28th,1950, to Johnnie Browning and Violet 
Browning McKeithen.  Brenda worked at the Department of Revenue until she retired.   
Survivors include her husband of 20 years, Philip B. Goodell, Jr.; Her children, Hollie Bryant, 
Tedd Bryant, II and Ben Bryant (Jaimie), all of Calvary, GA; Four beautiful granddaughters 
Shelbie Jordan, Jodi Lopez, Taylor and Savannah Bryant, all of Calvary, GA.  Siblings, sister 
Jo Beth Wilmer of Havana, and two brothers, John Browning of Havana, and Troy 
McKeithen of Tallahassee.  She is also survived by her Fur Babies, Odie and Shadow.  
Brenda was preceded in death by her parents and brother Jimmy Browning. 
She grew up in Havana, FL.  She moved to Calvary, where she raised her three children on 
the Bryant Family Farm.   A Graveside funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M., on Friday October 28, 2022, in 
Woodland Cemetery in Havana, Florida.  A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. 
Faith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements (850.539.4300) or www.faithfuneralhome.com.  

The family would like to say thank you to the Big Bend Hospice House.  In lieu of flowers, 
the family requests that donations be made to the Big Bend Hospice House of Tallahassee, 
FL in Brenda’s memory. 

To send flowers to the family, please visit our floral store.


Graveside Service
October 28, 2022

11:00 AM
Woodland Cemetery, Havana


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