Norma "Zim" R. Goddard

October 4, 1926May 1, 2013

Norma R. “Zim” Goddard , 86 of Trent Woods, passed away May 1, 2013 surrounded by family at Carolina East Medical Center.

During her life Zim enjoyed gardening, swimming and tennis. Most of all she loved spending time with her family and friends. She was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She was preceded by her late husband John H. “Hal” Goddard.

Zim is survived by her son, Chuck Goddard and wife Hannah of Menomiee, MI; three daughters, Paula Gucker and husband Chuck of Taylors, SC, Leslie Hope and husband Ralph of Sammamish, WA, Holly Goddard of Bethune, SC; and two grandchildren, Megan Gucker and Ryan Hope.

The family would like to thank the many nurses and doctors at Carolina East Medical Center for their compassionate care.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Arthritis Foundation, Online condolences may be made to the Goddard family at www.cottenfuneralhome.


Norma "Zim" R. Goddard

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July 27, 2013

I am deeply saddened to learn of your Mom's passing and extend our condolences. Zim was a special friend to us when she and Hal lived in Connecticut. Our thoughts are with you. Bill and Cathy Bokus (Branford, CT)

Holly Goddard

June 10, 2013

Mom, Miss you every day. Talk with you every night at 7pm, just to keep the tradition going. Love ya, Holly

Paula Gucker

May 6, 2013

To Mom,
Thank you for the years of nurturing and unconditional love. Your spirit will live on through each of your children and grandchilden. Each of which loves you very much. I light this candle in your rememberance and for Holly who provided you with endless care throughout the years. God Bless you both.

Greg & Jane Achterling

May 6, 2013

Our deepest sympathies for the loss of your Mother. May your fond memories of her help ease the sorrow during this difficult time. Our prayers are with you.

Michael Hollmen

May 6, 2013

My deepest condolences on the passing of your beloved mother and grandmother.