Mrs. Ruby Jaunell Goforth, 84 of the Holly Grove Community, passed away at her home on Monday, May 20, at her home surrounded by her family. Mrs. Goforth was a housewife and member of the Holly Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Mrs. Goforth is survived by her husband, Charles Newman "Holey" Goforth of Brighton; her daughters, Charlotte Goforth Jones (Charles), Nina Noreen Glass (Phillip), and Anna Marie Goforth all of Brighton; her sons, Charles Newman Goforth, Jr., Ronald Win Goforth (Teresa), and Aaron Nel Goforth all of Brighton; her brother, Giles Thomas Starnes; 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Mrs. Goforth was preceded in death by her parents, Will Ott and Eva Mae Starnes; and by her siblings, James Richard Starnes, Will Junior Starnes, Janeva Mary Jacobs, and Ollie Meddie Adams.
The services for Mrs. Goforth will be held on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 11 AM at the Maley-Yarbrough Chapel. Visitation will take place from 10-11 at the funeral home prior to the services starting. Interment will take place in Indian Creek Cemetery with Rev. Debbie Marshall and Rev. Peter Jeffrey officiating.