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Juanita McSwain Goforth


Juanita McSwain Goforth, age 84, resident of 104 Country Creek Drive, Kings Mountain, NC died April 12, 2010 at White Oak Manor, Kings Mountain, NC. She was born in Cleveland Co. NC to the late John Spurgeon and Margaret Eugenia Little McSwain. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 44 years, the late Ben T. Goforth, daughter, Mickie Logan Springs, and brother, Eugene McSwain. She was a retired Public School Teacher, taught for 34 years in Kings Mountain District Schools, she was an inspiration to her students and her students loved her. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Kings Mountain, where she served as Elder and a member of the choir. She was a member of the NCAE , Kings Mountain Women’s Club, and was very active in her community.

SURVIVORS: Daughters: Ellen Goforth Youngblood, Kings Mtn. NC Claudia Goforth Grissom,
Sister: Jeanette M. Jenson, Chesapeake, VA
4 Grandchildren: Teresa H. Bell and husband Brent, Kings Mtn. NC;
Lisa Hamrick, Kings Mtn; Windy Hamrick, Hendersonville, NC; and Sondra Wilson, Kings Mtn. NC
Great Grandchildren: Emily Bell and Alec Bell
14 Step Great Grandchildren and 6 Step Great Great Grandchildren.

FUNERAL SERVICE: First Presbyterian Church, Thursday, April 15, 2010 11:00 A.M. Rev. Lee Thomas, officiating.

VISITATION: 9:30 – 10:30 A.M. Thursday, April 15, 2010 prior to the service at First Presbyterian Church, Patrick House, Kings Mtn. NC

INTERMENT: Mountain Rest Cemetery, Kings Mountain, North Carolina

MEMORIALS: First Presbyterian Church, 111 E. King Street, Kings Mountain, NC 28086 or Relay for Life, Oak Grove Baptist Church Team, 104 Country Creek Drive, Kings Mountain, NC 28086



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