Mr. Robert Lindsay (R.L.) Goins, age 91 of LaFollette passed away Thursday, December 1, 2022. He was a member of Fundamental Missionary Baptist Church and was an accomplished mandolin player, having never received a lesson. R.L. was a Certified Auto Mechanic specializing in Auto Air Conditioning, and was employed with Claiborne Oldsmobile for over 30 years. R.L. was a true family-oriented man, and loved being with his Grandchildren. Preceded in death by Wife, Mary G. Goins, Brothers, Gene Goins, and Don Goins, and Sister, Naomi Bashore.
Survivors: Daughters, Sherry Elmore and Husband, Larry, and Pam Bullock and Husband, Monty; Son, Robbie Goins; Grandchildren, Chad Elmore and Wife, Christa, and Lyndsey Surber and Husband, Raymond; Great-Granddaughters, Blair and Hensley Elmore, and Great-Grandson on the way, Riley Surber; Brothers, Buford Goins and Wife, Pat, and Ray Goins and Wife, Maxine; Several Nieces, Nephews, many Caring Neighbors, and other friends.
Funeral Services Sunday, December 4, 2022, 2:00 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Larry Russell officiating. Interment to follow at Campbell Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 12:30 – 2:00 P.M. Sunday before funeral services. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to: Fundamental Missionary Baptist Church, P.O. Box 84, LaFollette, TN 37766. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Robert Lindsay (R.L.) Goins.