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Memorial Service

Jehovah's Witness - Darlington
Saturday October 15th, 2022

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Celia Goodson

Mrs. Celia M. “Shirley” Goodson was born February 23, 1943 in Darlington, South Carolina to the late Mr. Willie Campbell and the late Lillie Mae Wilson. She died on Tuesday, October 11, 2022.

Celia affectionately called “Shirley” attended Darlington County Public Schools. She was employed by Reynolds and Mary Williams as a Domestic Technician for many years.

In 1975, she was baptized as a Jehovah’s Witness.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Sam Goodson; her parents, Willie Campbell and Lillie Mae Wilson; two sisters, Margaret Lyde and Brenda Frazier; and five brothers, Willie Campbell, Johnny Campbell, Nathaniel Campbell, Bernard Campbell, and James Campbell.

Those left to cherish her precious memories are: a sister, Josephine Arthur; a brother, Joseph (Alice) Campbell; fifteen nieces; twelve nephews; thirty-five great nieces; thirty great nephews; three nephews that she took part in raising, Eddie Robinson, Ja’Metrious Black, and Kobe Sparks; a special cousin raised as a sister, Marie Alston; three spiritual daughters, Jan Gadson, Brenda Washington, and Patricia Gandy; a loving little sis who always called her “My Shirley”, Edith Small; and a host of other relatives and dear friends.    

Please keep the family of Celia M. "Shirley" Goodson in your thoughts and prayers.

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We wish the family well.And Please remember the hope
Acts 24 verse 15...And one day
funeral or memorial Talks will be no more ....The promise from The true God who cannot lie
Isaiah 25 verse 8

Clarence Grant Oct 15 2022 10:07 PM

To Family & Friends of Mrs Shirley Goodson,
we are sorry for your loss. May GOD Grant You Grace. i had the pleasure of knowing & working with Shirley, & also having her help take care of my parents. Frankie Godwin also depended on her & trusted her .Shirley was always kind, caring, & professional

Ed Davis Oct 15 2022 5:06 PM

She was a noy to know. Will miss her.

Mary N. Simon Oct 15 2022 11:17 AM

My condolences to the family. Lifting you in prayer.

Rufus and Margie Byrd Oct 14 2022 7:46 PM

My prayers are for the family during this time of bereavement.

Mrs. Shirley A.B. Warren Oct 14 2022 12:27 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Celia Goodson

Shirley A Warren Oct 14 2022 12:21 PM