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Phillip Rodney Gooch

July 16, 1949 ~ January 4, 2018 (age 68)

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Phillip Rodney Gooch, 68, passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018.

A funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 8, 2018 at Ophir United Methodist Church, officiated by the Rev. Bill Knapp. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Born July 16, 1949 in Davidson County, he was a son of the late Dock Otis and Hazel Revell Gooch. He retired as a self-employed truck driver and loved woodworking, fishing and enjoying the outdoors.

Phillip is survived by his children, Josh Gooch, Sunshine G. Dennis and Christopher Stoker, all of Troy; his brothers and sisters, Janie Morgan, Richard Gooch, Linda Karriker, Steve Gooch and Kaye Norris, all of Troy; and three grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his brothers, Reginald Gooch, Billy Gooch and Brownie Gooch, and sister, Brenda Maness.

A visitation will be Sunday, January 7, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. at Ophir United Methodist Church, and other times at 2410 Flint Hill Rd, Troy, NC 27371.

McDougald Funeral Home and Crematorium of Laurinburg is serving the family.

Online condolences may be made at

 Service Information

January 7, 2018

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ophir United Methodist Church
2049 Ophir Road
Troy, NC 27371

Funeral Service
January 8, 2018

11:00 AM
Ophir United Methodist Church
2049 Ophir Road
Troy, NC 27371

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