Drewcilla Goodwin Eckolls age 79 of El Dorado, died September 16, 1996
at the St. Vincents Hospital in Little Rock. Born May 31, 1917 in
Okolona she was the daughter of the late Thad U Goodwin and Kate
She was preceded in death by her husband,
a daughter, her parents, two sisters, Mildred Goodwin and Pauline
Warren. She was a member of the Our Savior Lutheran Church and American
Legion Auxiliary. She was employed at Firestone Stores and retired from
Zales Jewelers in 1984.
Survivors include: a son Thad Eckolls of
North Little Rock; two step- grandchildren; two great nieces and four
Services were Held September 19, 1996 at
Our Savior Lutheran Church with Wayne T. Pick officiating Burial was in
the Arlington Cemetery in El Dorado under the direction of Young Funeral
Home of El Dorado.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made
to Our Savior Lutheran Church at 900 West Faulkner in El Dorado.
This story was published in The
Gurdon Times on September 25, 1996.