Janice Margina Goforth, age 52, of Madisonville, passed away on Sunday, June 13, 2021 at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga.
Janice was a native and longtime resident of Riceville and in her later years resided in Madisonville. She was the daughter of the late Herschel and Regina “Jean” Wright Goforth. She was also preceded in death by aunts Sue Davis, Hazel Hiefner and Marie Johnston, and uncle Roy Wright.
Janice was of the Baptist faith and worked as a business manager in the hotel industry.
Janice is survived by
Daughter Brianna Regina Irvin and fiancé Alex Michael Stein of Cleveland;
Son Garrett Herschel “Blake” Goforth of Riceville;
Nephews Chuck Goforth and Butch Goforth;
Uncles Floyd Wright, Loys Wright and Clarence Wright;
The family will receive friends from 12 PM – 2 PM, Friday, June 18 at Ziegler Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be at 2:00 PM Friday in the Chapel of Ziegler Funeral Home with Bro. Mitchell Wright officiating. Burial will follow at Short Creek Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Blake Goforth, Alex Stein, Patrick Appleby, Zachary Harris, Dustin Atchley.
The family requests that masks be worn during the services.
If you are unable to attend the visitation or funeral services, you are encouraged to sign the online registry at: www.zieglerfuneralhome.com
Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Janice Margina Goforth.
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