Charles “Moe” Allen Gothard, 61

Gothard, Charles











Charles “Moe” Allen Gothard, 61, went to be with the Lord
after a long battle of cancer on Monday, December 1, 2014. He was born May
20, 1953 in Jacksonville, FL to the late “Bill” W.A. & Jean Gothard. Allen
was a graduate of Ribault High school class of 1971 and a member of
I.B.E.W. Local #177. He was a lifelong runner and ran a marathon, half
marathon, many 5ks and local races. Allen was a 20 year season ticket
holder of the Jaguars and loved the Gators. He also loved all types of
dancing and a special shout out to the fat man. The family wishes to thank
all his relatives, friends and care giversinflatable bouncer. He was predeceased by his son,
Shawn. Survivors include his wife of 22 years, who was the love of his
life, Melinda; son, Shane Gothard (Dana); sister, Cheryl Ridner; bonus
mom, Nancy Gothard; many nieces, nephews, great niece, Emma Lynn; other
relatives and friends. Memorial services will be held on Monday, December
8 at 2pm in the chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Road,
Jacksonville, 32218 with Pastor Hoby Unkelbach officiating. Interment will
be by cremation. The family will receive friends on Monday beginning at
1pm at the funeral home, 714-1110.