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Goldbora James

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A Private Funeral; Service for Mrs. Goldbora “Goldie” Neomi Muldrow James will be conducted 2:30 PM Sunday, June 14, 2020 at Liberty Christian Assembly Church, 2281 Sunday Road, Hartsville, SC. Interment will follow in Union Cemetery, directed by Smith Funeral Home of Florence, LLC.

Mrs. Goldbora “Goldie” Neomi Muldrow James was born February 26, 1961 to Mr. Wilbur Muldrow Jr. and the late Mrs. Mary E. Muldrow in Florence, South Carolina. She peacefully made her transition into eternal rest on Friday, June 5, 2020 at her home, after a brief illness.

Goldbora affectionately called Goldie was a Class of 1979 graduate of Wilson High School.

She was employed with Gangplank Seafood Restaurant, Ronnie’s Café, and McDonald’s Restaurant, until her health declined.

Goldie loved fishing, reading, spending time with her loved ones and friends.

Goldie’s left a message to the family:”Don’t cry for me, I have done my work down here, family, continue to love one another and stay close. Love’ ya’ll.

Goldie was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Elizabeth Muldrow; her maternal grandparents, Macy Washington and Jerry Sharper; paternal grandparents, Chloe Muldrow and Wilbur Muldrow; her husband, Michael James; and a brother, Elijah Washington.

Goldie leaves to cherish her lasting memories: her father, Wilbur Muldrow, Jr. of Florence, South Carolina; two daughters, Katrise (Marquis) Jeffery, Dashell Gandy of Florence, South Carolina; six grandchildren, Ja’Naya, Gerard, Ki’Asya, Shaquille, Miquves, and Davontae; two sisters, Joann (Gary) Boyd and Laura Washington; three brothers, Jerry Muldrow, Jr., Roy Muldrow, and Claude Washington; her companion of 33 years, Archie Gandy; two nieces, Blenda (Cedric) Ford and Baretter (Johnny) McKnight; six nephews, Andrew Calvin Washington, Marcus Muldrow, Tito (Joyce) Muldrow, Doran Washington, Jodis Washington, and Tomac Washington; three god children, Rodney (Connie) Mouzon, Andrew Calvin Washington, Jasmine Witherspoon; three best friends, Ivory Jackson, Jeneise Wright, and Robin Bacote; loved her D. Block Family; her cat Midnight, whom she loved dearly; and a host of aunts; uncles; other relatives; and friends.

Please the family of Goldbora Neomi Muldrow James in your thoughts and prayers.

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I miss you so much mama don't a day go by I don't think about u

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She was my best friend..She will truly be miss. Love Teresa

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My sister Gloria one of her best friends will miss Goldie

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Praying for yall Dice, poochie and the rest of the family

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I love you mama and missing you like crazy

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Keeping family in my prayers , Ms Goldie was a very sweet and kind person. She was a joy too talk to when every I saw her. She will be missed. From the Rollins Family

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We send condolences to the James family. Goldie was a nice lady. Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your heart.(J. Dale Black & Audrey Davis)

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You will truly be missed Rena Cottinghan

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Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.

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