"Link" Richard Goodwin

Monday, October 18th, 1976 - Wednesday, September 18th, 2019
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Richard Link Goodwin, 42, of Pensacola, Florida, died on September 18, 2019, as a result of his injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.

He was born October 18, 1976, in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He was the son of Robert Harold Goodwin and Beverly Dyan Boyer. He attended Pine Forest High School, where he played football for the varsity team. Richard Link Goodwin, or better known as Link, was a great man and was loved by many.

Link is survived by his three sons, Daniel Kai Goodwin, 22, Robert Dalton Goodwin, 19, and Dagan Cole Goodwin, 6. He is also survived by his niece, Bobbie Sue Goodwin, 35; his ex-wife, Frankie Watson, 43; and Dagan’s mother, Crystal Dawn Smith, 39.

He will be missed by the many friends and family he knew and loved. He was a very passionate man when it came to his kids and he loved all three of them very much. He loved to ride his motorcycle in his free time.

A Memorial Service will be held at 12 noon, Friday, October 4, 2019, at Lewis Funeral Home, Milton, Florida.

Lewis Funeral Home in Milton has been entrusted with arrangements.
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Remembering Link Goodwin Saturday - 10.19.2019 Link – Style Celebration 5 p.m. @ Whiskey Runners meat will be provided * bring side dishes Candlelight Remembrance ride or drive to the site be there by 7:47 p.m. * Bring a candle David Cormany and Tondra Allender are planning a celebration of life, “biker style” or Link Goodwin, on Saturday, October 19, 2019, 5 p.m. @ Whiskey Runners. We will be supplying the meat for anyone that would like to bring a side dish - please do - and let Tondra know. Anyone and everyone is welcome. If you wanna ride, or drive, we are riding to the site, plan is to be there at 7:47 p.m., for a candlelight remembrance. Link’s last words to Tondra was " ‘you’ of all people, should know better than anyone about wind therapy!” So, we r gonna do this "Link style” Please share this and remember to bring a candle.


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Amanda Harris

Posted at 02:24am
You will never be far from our minds John missing you so much and we'll Dave has not tje same either bit we are all sorry we didn't get more than for some and for other like me a cheesy 20 years just wasn't enough my friend you will always be a hero to our family until we meet again link catch the wind in your hair and let's ride.......

Caresa Palmer

Posted at 07:46am
Oh so many great memories with you ...I will cherish them forever ! I miss you now as I will forever until we meet again dear friend Link you ...RIP My Friend ..Fly High!!

Lance Rawson

Posted at 05:43pm
We didn't know each other long but what time we did enjoyed hanging out with you straight forward guy,,R.I.P my friend

Dana Vaughn

Posted at 08:32am
My oldest childhood friend. I am honored to have had you in my life for so many years. Love you always & miss you so much!

Frankie Watson

Posted at 06:23pm
I miss you so much! Thank you for our 2 beautiful, smart, wonderful, wild at heart children, they are a perfect mix of us both. Also thank you for all the memories that nobody can take away I will cherish them forever. besides my dad you were the only man I could count on to be there when stuff got real. I hope you got a proper greeting from everyone that loves you and take dad for a ride up there for me and tell him I miss him. Until I see you again "Fronkie" loves you!

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