LAMPASAS (November 2, 2012)--Funeral services will be held Saturday for Jerry Goodson, a Lampasas native who served as county surveyor for about 40 years.
Goodson, 71, passed away in Lampasas on Monday.
He achieved many successes in his lifetime including being appointed to the Board of Land Surveying in 1995, as well as becoming a director, vice president and president of the Texas Surveyors Association, now known as the Texas Society for Professional Surveyors, among other achievements.
He was named Texas Surveyor of the Year in 1996.
Goodson graduated from Lampasas High School in 1959 and served in the U.S. Air Force prior to becoming a licensed state land surveyor.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Lampasas.
He will be buried at Groves Cemetery.