Carrie Belle Medlin “Granny” Goff

Carrie Belle Medlin “Granny” Goff
August 18, 1923 – September 18, 2012

1923

Carrie Belle Medlin “Granny” Goff was born August 18, 1923 in Kershaw County, she was a daughter of the late James Medlin and Hattie Jacobs Medlin.

1930 Census Information:

According to the United States census recorded on April 14, 1930, James Medlin (48), rented a home in Blythewood, Richland County, South Carolina with his wife, Hattie Medlin (45). It was reported that he was 19 when he was first married and she was 16. Also in the home were their children; Emil Medlin (16), Manning Medlin (14), Ada Medlin (12), Eugene Medlin (10), and Carry B Medlin (6); granddaughter; Willie M Medlin (2). All family members were born in South Carolina. James Medlin was a farmer on a general farm, Emil Medlin and Manning Medlin were laborers on the farm.

1940 Census Information:

According to the United States census recorded on April 8, 1940, Mrs. Hattie Medlin (65), rented a home on Jefferson Davis Highway, in Pontiac, Richland County, South Carolina, with her granddaughter, Willie Mae Medlin (12), son-in-law, Wade Goff (26), daughter, Carrie Belle Goff (16), and granddaughter, Jaunita Goff (3 months). All family members were born in South Carolina. Wade Goff was a laborer doing road construction.

2012

ELGIN – Graveside service for Carrie Belle Medlin “Granny” Goff, 89, will be held Thursday at 4:00 p.m. in Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Dr. Dan Griffin and the Rev. Chris Smith will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service in the church fellowship hall. Memorials may be made to Harmony Baptist Church.

Mrs. Goff, wife of the late Wade Edward Goff Sr., went home to be with her Lord and her husband, Tuesday, September 18, 2012. Born on August 18, 1923 in Kershaw County, she was a daughter of the late James and Hattie Jacobs Medlin. She was a faithful member of Harmony Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School. She retired from Bendix Corporation.

Surviving are her daughters, Juanita Hoglen of Columbia, Lucille Smith of Cayce, and Betty Stockman (Richard) of Elgin; son, Avery E. Goff (Irene) of Elgin; 10 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and 2 great great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by sons, James Goff and Wade Edward Goff, Jr.; sisters, Minnie Belle Goodlet, Pearle Davis, Jesse Smith, Susie Mae Ellisor, and Ada Hammond; brothers, Eddie Medlin, Manning Medlin, Eugene Medlin, and Eric Medlin; and a great-granddaughter, Teresa Cook.

Tombstone Information:

Located in Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Added by PhotographicMemory
Located in Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Added by PhotographicMemory

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