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Marion J. Goff

May 12, 1941 ~ November 12, 2020 (age 79)

Obituary

Marion J. Goff passed away on November 12, 2020 at Providence Heart Hospital.  He was a long-time resident of Columbia, SC.

Marion Goff was born at home, in Blaney, SC, to Callie M. Goff and Andrew Moore.  At a young age his family relocated to Eutaville, SC, with his loving cousins, Soloman A, John Rufus, Edward C, Edwin C, Tony, Shirley and Wilhemena Small. His cousins were like his brothers and sisters because they were raised together by his mother, aunt and uncle. When Marion moved to Columbia, he was then raised by his grandmother.

Marion attended Howard School and Benson. He was employed with the school district and was later employed with various moving companies all over Columbia until his health forced him into retirement. He was also a member of the Modern Free Inc.  

He leaves to mourn his memories, his children; Michelle D. Washington and Willie A. Gownes; wife of the home, Sally M. Gownes. four grandchildren and one great grandchild; nieces, Pamela Corbett and Janie Edwards; nephew, Stanley Edwards and a host of cousins and friends.

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November 19, 2020

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
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2930 Colonial Drive
Columbia, SC 29203

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