In Memory of



Obituary for Waymon Goodman

Waymon Goodman, age 81, of Canton, GA passed away Wednesday, August 2, 2023 at Heritage Hospice. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. Waymon was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church. He taught and coached in the Cherokee County School System for 32 years.

Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 PM, on Saturday, August 5, 2023, from the Chapel of South Canton Funeral Home with Mr. Doug Lanier officiating. Interment will follow at Big Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Friday, August 4, 2023, and from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Saturday, August 5, 2023 at South Canton Funeral Home.

Survivors include:
Wife of 56 years - Rita Goodman
Daughters - Honor & Roddy Motes and Emily & Michael Herrin
Grandchildren - Caitie Yoes, Clay Coffey, & Lily Coffey
Great Granddaughter - Leah Yoes
Sisters - Margie Taylor & Rachel Street
Brother - Ricky Goodman
Several Nieces, Nephews, other family, and friends also survive.

In lieu of flowers, Donations may be made to Big Springs UMC Cemetery Fund.
Big Springs UMC
2066 Sugar Pike Road
Woodstock , GA, 30188

South Canton Funeral Home, dedicated to the families we serve, 770-479-3377. Online condolences may be made to the family at