Cora 'Sue' Goforth

May 27, 2014

Loving Sister

CULLOWHEE — Cora Sue Conard Goforth, 60, passed away Saturday, May 24, 2014, at MedWest Harris Regional Hospital.

A native of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late James Eligah and Velma Frizzell Conard.  She was also preceded in death by her husband, Ben Edward Goforth Sr., who died in 2008, and two brothers, Harry Lee and Donald Ray Conard. She was an employee at Lee Industries with 20 years of service. Cora loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them, especially her nieces and nephews.

Cora is survived by four sisters, Patsy Conard, of Cullowhee, Hazel Kahely and Rose (Charles) McAbee, of Waynesville, and Harriet (William) Hill, of Sevierville, Tennessee; four brothers, John Henry Conard and James (Kimberly) Conard, of Waynesville, Terry Conard, of Cullowhee, and Roger (Nancy) Conard, of Florida; and many nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 30, at Green Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Jerry Nelson officiating. The family will receive friends from 10 to 10:45 a.m. prior to services at Wells Funeral Home of Waynesville.

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