Joann Goins, 83, of Madison, Indiana, formerly of Saint Cloud, passed away on Thursday, April 16, 2020, at Norton Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky.
She was born August 29, 1936, in Madison, the daughter of Walter E. and Helen M. (Holcraft) Royce. She graduated from Madison High School on Broadway in 1954 and immediately began her long career as a bookkeeper in the grocery business at the Kroger store in Madison.
In 1967, she and her family moved to Saint Cloud where she worked as a bookkeeper for A&P groceries in Saint Cloud and Kissimmee, and for the former Rife’s Market in Saint Cloud, retiring in 2006. She also held memberships in First Baptist Church, Saint Cloud United Methodist Church, and the Order of Eastern Star before returning to Madison in 2013.
Survivors include sons: Ken Goins and wife, Carla of Madison, Ron Goins and wife, Jenny of Orlando, and Michael Goins of Lynchburg, Virginia; sister, Barbara Lutz of Charlestown, Indiana; nine grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Due to the restrictions of the COVID-19 pandemic, private services will be held. A public funeral will be held at a later date.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Madison First Baptist Church Stained Glass Window Fund, 416 Vine Street, Madison, Indiana 47250.
Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, Scottsburg, Indiana is in charge of the arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at stewart-hoaglandfuneralhome.com.