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Opal Goggins, 81, of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away July 5, 2006, at St. Bernard’s Medical Center. Born at Wister, Oklahoma, she lived in Jonesboro most of her life and was a homemaker. She was a descendant of Chief Jackson Frazier McCurtain.
She was a member of Revival Tabernacle Church.
Preceding her in death were her parents and two brothers.
Survivors include her husband, John T. Goggins, of the home; three sons, Donald, Richard and Larry Goggins, all of Jonesboro; one daughter, Ann Freeman of Jonesboro; three brothers, Debert Brown of Paragould, Kenneth Brown of Rochelle, Illinois, and Ronnie Brown of Oklahoma; two sisters, Ellen Smith of Paragould and Nadine Long of Little Rock; eight grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.