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Cecil Edward Goodroe
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  • New Covenant Church of God Greater Campaign
    2801 Ashley Phosphate Road
    Charleston, SC 29418

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“I love my Uncle Cecil and wish he was going with me to Winters, riding that 155 HP tractor. Man he would have loved playing with that equipment. ...Read More »
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“Moving me to South Carolina. Helping move me back to Texas. Cecil sandwich. Uncle David under a mattress to get away from Cecil's snoring. Cecil...Read More »
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“You will always have a special place in our hearts and memory. You and Gail were the first ones to treat us a family and show us that &quot...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Sandi and Jody Patterson - IL

“Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always. ”
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“Cecil, you were a powerhouse and loved by so many, respected by all...we salute you for ALL your service...military and ministerial....may you be...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Gerry / Betty Sue Mueller - SC

Cecil Edward Goodroe, 80, of Charleston, SC, died Thursday, May 25, 2017. His funeral service will be held Sunday, May 28, 2017 in the New Covenant Church of God, 2801 Ashley Phosphate Road at 4:00 pm. Interment, with military honors, will be held, Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at Beaufort National Cemetery at 1:00 pm. The family will receive friends Sunday from 3:00 pm until the time of the service at the church. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel.

Cecil was born August 12, 1936 in Phenix City, AL, son of the late Richard Bennett Goodroe and the late Mary Modling Goodroe Bryant. He served in the US Marine Corps during the Korean War and also in the Army during the Vietnam War. He was an AandE licensed mechanic at Emory Riddle Aeronautical Institute and also had a commercial pilot license. As a realtor in Jacksonville, FL he owned Goodroe Realty and later retired from sales with Kinco Windows and Doors in Charleston, SC. Cecil was an active member of New Covenant Church of God assisting with the Senior Adult Ministry and as a greeter. He volunteered at Juvenile Justice Center and enjoyed hunting, fishing, R'Ving, camping and boating.

He is survived by his wife, Gail Fulton Goodroe of Charleston, SC; daughter, Deborah Carter (Charles) of Goose Creek, SC; son, Craig Goodroe (Colleen) of Murphy, TX; grandchildren: Hunter Carter, Haleigh Carter of Goose Creek, SC, Megan Goodroe, Matthew Goodroe of Murphy, TX, Ashlynn Johnson (Dante') of Hanahan, SC, David Carter (Allison) of Mt. Pleasant, SC; great-grandchildren, Siya and Stryker Johnson of Hanahan, SC.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to New Covenant Church of God Greater Campaign, 2801 Ashley Phosphate Road, Charleston, SC 29418.

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