Staff

Our dedicated staff members are here to provide support, compassion, and information to help you through your journey of grief and the celebration of your loved one’s life.

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James M. Goodwine Past President - Funeral Director
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James Douglas Goodwine President - Funeral Director
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James Curtis Goodwine Vice President - Funeral Director - Certified Celebrant
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Amanda Lance Goodwine Funeral Director
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Debra Goodwine Hawkins Administrative Manager
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Angela Stumborg Funeral Director
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Lisa Jacobs Secretary
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Jim Kincaid
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David Anderson
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Michelle Goodwine
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Jane Goodwine
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Scott & Susan Goodwine
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Kathryn Morecraft

James M. Goodwine

Past President - Funeral Director
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Jim is the 3rd generation funeral director with Goodwine Funeral Homes. He attended Palestine High School and graduated in the Class of 1952. He went on to attend the University of Illinois and received a BS in Marketing from the College of Business in 1956, before graduating from the Indiana School of Mortuary Science in 1957. Jim served in the U.S. Army Reserves, and trained in Fort Lee, Virginia. He returned to Palestine, where he and his father, James E. Goodwine, were in business together until his father's death in 1987. He currently lives in Palestine with his wife Jane. They are the proud parents of three children, Doug, Scott, and Deb; five grandchildren, Curt, Nic, Grant, Kayla, and Jacob; and four great-grandchildren, River, Ryland, Ava, and Emily.

James Douglas Goodwine

President - Funeral Director
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Doug is the 4th generation funeral director with Goodwine Funeral Homes. He attended Palestine High School and graduated in the Class of 1980. He went on to attend Vincennes University and graduated with a degree in Mortuary Science & Funeral Services. Returning to Crawford County, Doug carried on the family business, and is currently the President of Goodwine Funeral Homes. He stays involved with his community as a member of many local organizations. He and his wife, Michelle live in Robinson, where they raised their sons, Curt and Grant. Recent years have found him enjoying time with his granddaughters, Ava and Emily.

James Curtis Goodwine

Vice President - Funeral Director - Certified Celebrant
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Curt is the fifth generation of the Goodwine family to provide the community with compassionate service. He, alongside his wife, Amanda are dedicated to serving Crawford & Clark Counties. A graduate of the Robinson High School Class of 2006, he went on to graduate from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale in 2010 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mortuary Science & Funeral Service. He is also a Certified Celebrant, and performs "celebration of life" services for many of the families he serves. Curt & Amanda were married January 18, 2014 and reside in Robinson with their two beautiful daughters, Ava and Emily.

Amanda Lance Goodwine

Funeral Director
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Amanda is a 2007 High School graduate of the International School Bangkok, Thailand, and completed her bachelor's degree in Mortuary Science at Southern Illinois University Carbondale in 2011.  She is the first generation in her family to begin a career in Funeral Service. After serving her apprenticeship in Southern Illinois she moved to Robinson to work for Goodwine Funeral Homes in November 2012.  She later married Curt Goodwine in 2014, and together they help to continue the legacy of family commitment to Crawford County.  Curt and Amanda reside in Robinson with their two beautiful daughters, Ava and Emily.

Debra Goodwine Hawkins

Administrative Manager
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Angela Stumborg

Funeral Director
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Angela is a 2012 graduate of Dieterich High School, she went on to graduate from Southern Illinois University- Carbondale in 2016 with a bachelor's degree in Mortuary Science & Funeral Services. She moved to Robinson to work for Goodwine Funeral Homes in July 2017. Angela resides in Robinson with her husband Joshua and daugher Madison. 

Lisa Jacobs

Secretary
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Lisa Jacobs is a lifelong resident of Crawford County. She grew up next door to our funeral home in Flat Rock before graduating from Robinson High School in 1988. She would go on to earn a clerical/secretarial AAS degree from Lincoln Trail College, and has put it to great use since joining the funeral home in 2013. Away from work, she and her husband Jay enjoy taking to the open road on their motorcycle. A lover of photography, she can often be found behind a camera; her daughters (Emily and Addy Paddock) and granddaughter (Brylee) are but a few of her favorite subjects!

Jim Kincaid

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David Anderson

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Michelle Goodwine

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Jane Goodwine

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Scott & Susan Goodwine

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Kathryn Morecraft

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