10/03/05 — DAVID C. FORREST

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March 7, 1935-Oct. 5, 2005

David Clifton Forrest, age 70, died Saturday October 1, 2005, at Wayne Memorial Hospital in Goldsboro.

"He fought the good fight, he finished his course, and he kept the faith." II Timothy 4:7

The funeral service will be held Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2005, at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory. The Reverend David Jackson and the Reverend Jimmy Whitfield will officiate. Interment will be Wednesday, October 5, 2005, at 11 a.m., at Wayne Memorial Park in Goldsboro

Mr. Forrest was born on March 7, 1935, and was the son of the late Joseph Clifton Forrest and Ruby Southerland Forrest. He was a member of Freedom Baptist Church. He worked for ten years as the Business Manager for the former Goldsboro Christian School and he served four years in the United States Air Force.

Mr. Forrest is survived by his wife, Blonnie Howell Forrest; a son, Ashley Clifton "Cliff" Forrest, and wife, Terri, of Goldsboro; one brother, Douglas Craig Forrest, and wife, Wanda, of Cullowhee, N.C.; and two grandchildren Ashley Clifton Forrest II and Austin Craig Forrest.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Reverend and Mrs. Raymond Forrest, and his maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Ashley Southerland who raised him.

The family will receive friends at Howell Funeral Home following the funeral service on Tuesday night, and other times at the home of Cliff and Terri Forrest, 221 Lane Tree Drive, Goldsboro.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Freedom Baptist Church Building Fund, 300 Country Day Road, Goldsboro, N.C., 27530

Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro is serving the family.

(Written & Paid by the Family)

Published in Obituaries on October 3, 2005 2:08 PM