Carolyn Irine Goethie was born January 10, 1975 in Petersburg, Virginia to Irene Fells (Weaver) and Charles Fells. She attended Strayer University and ECPI University and was employed with the Department of Taxation until 2019, as a Tax Auditor. Carolyn worked as an Accountant and Bookkeeper. Carolyn loved making jewelry and enjoyed singing.
Carolyn dedicated her life to Jehovah on January 23, 1993. She enjoyed sharing her conviction with others. Despite dealing with declining health, Carolyn was known for her kindness and positive outlook on life.
Carolyn married Howard Edward Goethie on August 11, 2007. This marriage was blessed with one beautiful daughter, Carina Mariell who brought her so much joy and was the apple of her eye.
Those left to cherish Carolyn’s memories include her husband Howard and her daughter Carina of Richmond, Virginia. Her father Charles Fells of Petersburg, Virginia; one brother, Dominique Tyler of North Carolina; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, and friends.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her mother Irene Weaver, who’s favorite scripture was Isaiah 41:10, 13 which she shared with Carolyn throughout her life and this scripture especially brought Carolyn comfort during her illness.