Harley Julian Goff was born on October 29, 1925 in Blaney, he was the son of the late Gary Arthur Goff, Sr. and Mary Ruth Hornsby Goff.
Hally Goff was counted in the census on 01 May 1930 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 4 year old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, Gary A Goff; his mother, Ruth M. Goff; and his siblings, Alberta Goff, Darthula Goff, and Dallas Goff.
Hurley Goff was was counted in the census on 06 Apr 1940 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 14 year old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, Gary Goff; his mother, Ruth Goff; and his siblings, Alberta Goff, Dorothy Goff, Dallas Goff, Aussie Goff, and Gary Goff.
Gary Goff (35), lived in Kershaw, South Carolina, with his wife Ruth Goff (35) and children; Alberta Goff (16), Hurley Goff (14), Dorothy Goff (11), Dallas Goff (6), Aussie Goff (7), and Gary Goff (3). The family rented a farm house for $2.00 per month, Gary farmed while Ruth kept house and raised Alberta, Harley, Dorothy, Dallas and Aussie, who attended school.
On November 12, 1944, Pvt. Holly Goff was listed in the newspaper article “Mrs. E. D. Hornsby.”
November 30, 1975, Harley Goff was listed as a living son in the obituary of Gary Arthur Goff Sr.
On March 22, 1994, Harley Goff was listed as a living brother in the obituary of Alberta Bernice Goff McKinney.
ELGIN – Funeral services for Harley Julian Goff, 80, of Elgin will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 22, 2006, at Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Reverend George Cashwell, Reverend Paul Miles and Reverend Jim Rogers will officiate. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Monday, August 21, 2006, at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel.
Mr. Goff died Saturday, August 19, 2006. Born in Blaney, he was the son of the late Gary Arthur Goff and Mary Ruth Hornsby Goff. A U.S. Navy, World War II veteran, Mr. Goff had retired from DuPont after 33 years. He was a member of Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church.
Surviving are his wife, Voncille Jordan Goff of Elgin; his daughters, Margaret Goff of Elgin and Wanda Benton of Lugoff; his son, Tommy Goff of Elgin; his sister, Betty Miller; his brothers, Aussie Goff, Dallas Goff and Gary Goff Jr.; seven grandchildren and 10 great- grandchildren.
He was predeceased by sisters, Pauline Goff, Alberta McKinney and Dorothy Backman.