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Barbara Courtney Gouge

  • Birth 18 Aug 1920 USA
  • Death 10 Jul 2005 USA
  • Burial Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA
  • Plot Section 4, Lot 3325, Space 2
  • Memorial ID 11465292

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.
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  • Created by: David Eastburn
  • Added: 2 Aug 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11465292
  • David Eastburn
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Barbara Courtney Gouge (18 Aug 1920–10 Jul 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11465292, citing Raleigh Memorial Park, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by David Eastburn (contributor 46500100) .