|Birth: ||Aug. 18, 1920, USA|
|Death: ||Jul. 10, 2005, USA|
BARBARA COURTNEY GOUGE, 84, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2005. She was born in Hickory, NC on August 18. 1920 and was the daughter of John Arthur Courtney, Jr. and Elizabeth Goode Courtney. She grew up in Hickory, Morganton and Lenoir, attended Greensboro Women's College (now UNC- Greensboro) and later served in the U.S. Coast Guard during WWII.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Charles Henry Gouge and her three sisters, Elizabeth Kendrick, Clara Freeman and Anna Holden.
Barbara leaves to cherish her memory five children, Charlene Harry and her husband, David of Raleigh, Alan Gouge and his wife, Nancy of Silver Spring, MD, Barbara Krushenski and her husband, Ken of Oak Ridge, TN, Bruce Gouge and his wife, Donna of Pfafftown, NC and Charles Gouge and his wife Eva of Naperville, IL. Also surviving are eight beloved grandchildren, Brian and Craig Harry, Catherine Gouge, Kevin, Kurt and Karl Krushenski, Wendy Berube and Kerry Pendleton; seven cherished great-grandchildren; a special brother-in-law; two half brothers; one half sister and so many dear nieces, nephews and countless friends.
Barbara was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Memories will be everlasting for her family and friends.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, August 4, 2005 at Millbrook United Methodist Church. Interment will follow at Raleigh Memorial Park, 7501 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, N.C. 27612.
The family will receive friends at Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, 1701 E. Millbrook Road from 7 - 9 p.m. on Wednesday, August 3, 2005.
Flowers are appreciated or contributions may be ade to the National Parkinson Foundation, Inc., Mary Ann Sprinkle, Director of Development, 1501 NW 9th Avenue, Bob Hope Road, Miami, FL 33136-1494.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.brownwynne.com
Elizabeth Goode Courtney (1901 - 1930)
Charles Henry Gouge (1914 - 1998)*
Raleigh Memorial Park
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section 4, Lot 3325, Space 2
Created by: David Eastburn
Record added: Aug 02, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11465292