James Harold Goff Sr.

1925

James Harold Goff Sr., was born May 25, 1925 in Blaney, South Carolina, the son of John Preston Goff and Maggie Hinson Goff.

1930 Census Information:

According to the United States census reported on April 30, 1930, John P Goff (38), rented a home in Wateree, Kershaw County, South Carolina, with his wife, Maggie M Gaff (36), and their children; Ezell C Gaff (17), Rena E Gaff (15), Mildred A Gaff (13), Susie L Gaff (11), Eloise L Gaff (9), Thelma E Gaff (6), James H Gaff (4), Linwood J Gaff (2), Le Ray F Gaff (1). All family members were born in South Carolina. John P Goff was a farmer on general farm and Ezell C Gaff was a farm laborer on a farm.

1940 Census Information:

According to the United States census reported on April 15, 1940, J R Goff (48), rented a home in Wateree, Kershaw County, South Carolina, with his wife, Maggie Goff (46), and their children; Ezell Goff (25), Rena Goff (25), Susie Goff (21), Eloise Goff (18), Thelma Goff (16), James Goff (14), Linwood Goff (12), Leroy Goff (10), Wylan Goff (3). All family members were born in South Carolina and lived in the same house on April 1, 1935. J R Goff was a farm operator on a farm, Ezell Goff and Rena Goff were laborers on the farm, and Susie Goff was a laborer with the N. Y. A. Project.

2000

ELGIN – Services for James Harold Goff Sr., 75, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 8, 2000 at Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. George Cashwell and the Rev. Charles Starling will officiate. The family will receive friends 7-8:30 tonight, August 7, 2000 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff Elgin Chapel. Memorials may be made to Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church Building Fund, 2290 HeathPond Road, Elgin, S.C. 29045.

Mr. Goff died Saturday, August 5, 2000. Born in Blaney, he was a son of the late John Preston Goff and Maggie Hinson Goff. Mr. Goff was a retired railroad worker and retired from Kohn Construction. He was a member of Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church and a U.S. Army Air Corps World War II veteran.

Surviving are his wife, Minnie Gladden Goff; son, James H. Goff Jr. and daughter-in-law, Ruth Goff of Lugoff; daughters, Marcy Lynn Goff of St. Matthews and Sharon G. Gardner and son-in-law, Danny Gardner of Lugoff; brother, LeRoy F. Goff of Camden; sisters, Eloise Starling of Lugoff, Thelma Wilson and Wylean Jordan, both of Camden; six grandchildren.

Mr. Goff was predeceased by three sisters and two brothers.

Tombstone Information:

Located in Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
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Located in Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by PhotographicMemory

2019

November 21, 2019, James Harold Goff, Sr. was listed as the deceased father in the obituary of James Harold Goff, Jr.

2022

On April 19, 2022, James Goff was mentioned as the decease brother in the obituary of Thelma Goff Wilson.

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