Rachel Ann Faires Goza


TISHOMINGO, MS – Rachel Ann Faires Goza, 71, died Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at North Ms. Medical Center, Tupelo, MS. She was born in Lauderdale County, AL and had worked at the Iuka Shoe Factory and H.I.S. She was a member of Liberty Church of Christ, Dennis, MS.

Services will be Saturday, February 29, 3 p.m. at Liberty Church of Christ, Dennis, MS with David Conley and Ron Deaton officiating. Burial will be in Lindsey Cemetery, Dennis, MS. Deaton Funeral Home, Belmont, MS will be in charge of arrangements.

She is survived by her husband of fifty-four years – Danny Goza, Tishomingo, MS; one son – Tim Goza (Deanette) Tishomingo, MS; grandchildren – Cody Goza (Lauren), Nicole Aday (Dillon), Zach Dulaney (Cara) and Anna McMillen (Austin); two great-grandchildren – Theo Dulaney and Dulaney Ann McMillen; one brother – Garry Faires (Doris); three sisters – Quava Akins (Andy), Jewel Bain (Robert) and Sue Melton; a son-in-law – Dale Dulaney and three sisters-in-law – Sandra Faires, Ann Faires and Linda Faires.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Cleo H. and Gertie Faires; a daughter, Donna Goza Dulaney; five brothers, Granvil Faires, Freddie Faires, Glines Faires, Clyde Faires and Eddie Faires; two sisters, Shelba Faires and Sherron Faires and a brother-in-law – Leo Melton.

Pallbearers will be Cody Goza, Austin McMillen, Dillon Aday, Zach Dulaney, Jeremy Goza, Josh Goza, Scott Goza and Justin Gresham.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Pine Vale Children’s Home, 1872 CR 700, Corinth, MS 38834.

Visitation will be Friday, February 28, 6-9 p.m. at Liberty Church of Christ.