From Gowen Manuscript: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gowenrf/Gowenms108.htm
ANDERSON COUNTY, TENNESSEE
Oscar Goans, was born October 26, 1932 in Anderson County. He passed away Friday, April 28, 2000, at Methodist Medical Center in Knoxville, according to “The Knoxville News-Sentinel”.
He was a retired Lather with Gilbert Construction Company in Knoxville. He was a veteran of the United States Army. His Hobbies were attending flea markets in the Clinton area, fishing, and gardening.
He is preceded in death by parents, Frank and Bertha Reynolds Goans; brothers, Wade and Wesley Goans. Survivors include: wife, Wilma Vann Goins, Clinton; son, Bill Goans, Clinton; sisters, Dora and Husband Bob Stinnett, Maryville, Madeline Moore, Claxton; brother, Fred Goans, Oak Ridge; sister in law, Shirley and husband Ross Adcock, Clinton; Mother in law Ola Vann, Clinton.
The family held visitation Sunday, April 30, 2000, from 6-8 p.m. at the Holley-Gamble Funeral Home in Clinton with funeral services following at 8 p.m. in the chapel with Rev. Jim Mcpherson officiating. Interment was held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at McCarty Woodhaven Memorial Gardens.
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