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Goldie Marie (Merritt) Kennedy

January 26, 1946 ~ June 15, 2019 (age 73)

Goldie Marie Kennedy passed peacefully at Kitty Askins Hospice Center early Saturday morning. She was preceded in death by her son, Brian J. Keith, her sister, Clover Lancaster, her mother, Edna Lewis, her grandmother, Ella Blalock and her very special friend, Lt. Col. Lewis C. Keith, Sr.

Goldie loved fishing, spending time outside and NASCAR. She was a Jimmy Johnson fan from his first race. She loved her pets, especially her dogs.

At her request, no formal funeral services will be held.

Goldie is survived by her son, Lewis  C. Keith, Jr. and wife, Dinorah; her grandsons, Lewis C. Keith, III and Joseph D. Keith.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be directed to the Wayne County Humane Society, P.O. Box 821, Goldsboro, NC 27530.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Kennedy family, and online condolences may be sent to  


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