Charles Newman Goforth

August 12, 1929 ~ June 27, 2020 (age 90)


Mr. Charles Newman "Holey" Goforth, 90 of the Holly Grove Community, passed away on the morning of June 27, 2020 at his residence. Mr. Goforth, the widower of Mrs. Ruby Jaunell Goforth, was the owner of Goforth Floor Covering, a 32nd degree Mason, and an elder at the Holly Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church. 

Mr. Goforth is survived by his daughters, Nina Glass (Phillip) and Anna Goforth; his sons, Charles Goforth, Jr., Ronald Goforth, and Aaron Goforth; his son-in-law, Charles Jones; his brother, Alvin Pearl "Bud" Goforth, Jr. (Shirley); his sister-in-law, Lorene Goforth; his ten grandchildren, Bradlee Bradshaw, Jordan Jones, Kimberly Gill (Ryan), Michael Harper (Cora), Monica Goforth, Ryan Goforth, Derek Goforth, Quinton Goforth, Amy Woods (Jason), and Michelle Murphy (Brett); and eight great-grandchildren. Mr. Goforth was preceded in death by his parents, Alvin Pearl and Lee Amy Baskin Goforth; and by his daughter, Charlotte Jones; and by his siblings, Kenneth Hayes Goforth, Walden Gift Goforth, Russell  Leon Goforth, William Monroe Goforth, Warner Allen Goforth, Mary Lee Delashmit, and Sarah Frances Kinney. 

A graveside service will be held for Mr. Goforth on Monday, June 29th, at 2:00 PM at the Indian Creek Cemetery in Brighton. 

In lieu of flowers please send memorials to the Holly Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church Children's Church Camp Fund. 

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Graveside Service
June 29, 2020

2:00 PM
Indian Creek Cemetery, Brighton

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